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Fish Enrich the Refuge
With 1,500+ miles of streams and rivers, and many deep clear lakes, fish habitat abounds here and 33 types of fish live on the refuge.
See a trout that had a belly full with 19 shrews and a pair of antlers that tell the tale of two mighty moose who clashed and then were locked together forever. Read about what is happening on Togiak Refuge this week.Visit our Facebook page
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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.
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The Service Publishes a Final Rule on the Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife for Alaska National Wildlife Refuge Regulations. The rule was developed in response to public interest and concern about predator control and recent liberalization of predator harvest within the State of Alaska. The final rule will become effective on September 6, 2016. Read More...
Seven species of owls make their home on Togiak Refuge.Owls on the Refuge
Their scientific name means "tooth walker." Males can weigh more than 3300 pounds.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Walrus in water photo by Keemuel Kenrud
Last Updated: Jan 05, 2017