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    Lego Robotics Team

    Refuge staff listens to the Moosekateers' "Moose on the Loose" presentation. The Lego Robotics team placed second in state competition.

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    2017 Emperor Goose Harvest Proposal

    Federal Subsistence Harvest of Emperor Geese Proposed for First Time in 30 Years

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    Youth in the Great Outdoors

    Are you interested in in pursuing a career in the outdoors? Visit to find out more information on how to get involved.

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Return of the Steller's Eider

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The Steller's Eider Reintroduction Program is proposing to release captive-raised individuals of this beautiful masked seabird to the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.


Report Banded Birds

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Have you seen a bird with bling? Biologists use reports of band observations to study many aspects of bird ecology including survival and dispersal. You can help by reporting sightings of banded or marked birds.

Click here to learn more or report a banded bird

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.

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017
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