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    Youth Conservation Corps- Apply Now

    YCC applications are available now, due by April 13, 2018

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  • Black Bear Bait Information

    Applications are now available for black bear baiting permits.

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    Refuge Events: March

    Welcome spring at the Refuge during these fun events.

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    The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service will be undertaking a review and rule making process to consider changes to the Kenai NWR's regulations.

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Refuge Highlights!

Biology News


Ever wonder what biologists do on the refuge? Staff biologists share their efforts to inventory, monitor, study, and manage the refuge's natural resources.

Biology News

Refuge Notebook


Each Friday refuge staff contribute an article to a local newspaper. These articles cover a variety of topics. Read this week's article.

Refuge Notebook

Refuge Cabin Program


Explore the Refuge by visiting one of our rustic Alaskan cabins, offering a unique opportunity to experience the Kenai wilderness.

Refuge Cabin Program
For the visitor...

Refuge Reflections


A visitor's guide to the Kenai Refuge. This guide was created by refuge staff in collaboration with Alaska Geographic. Updated in 2014!

Refuge Reflections [1.65MB PDF]

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

Learn more about the NWRS