Tag Archive: Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

Winter Activities on National Wildlife Refuges

Courtesy of the National Wildlife Refuge System: Make the Season Merry at a National Wildlife Refuge System Walk in a winter wonderland. Hear sleigh bells ring. Make the season bright at a national wildlife refuge near you. Check out some …

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Fire Prevention Saves the Day at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

During the past spring’s Funny River Fire, two fuel breaks created along the refuge boundary helped save thousands of homes and other structures from destruction. Thanks in part to the fuel breaks, no one was injured and only four seasonal …

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New Visitor Center Construction Underway for Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

Construction continues as Kenai National Wildlife Refuge‘s new visitor center prepares to greet residents and tourists who annually visit Alaska’s most popular refuge. The 6,500 sq. ft. facility will replace a small visitor contact area within refuge headquarters. The visitor …

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UPDATE: Brown Bears on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

  On August 29, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced a temporary closure on sport hunting on brown bears at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. As stated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: The temporary closure is being …

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Brown Bears on the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Need Help

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is proposing a temporary closure of sport hunting of brown bears at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in order to protect the population from decline.   The National Wildlife Refuge Association supports this …

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Transportation Bill is Vital for Refuge System Success

Recently, a group of Friends members came to Washington D.C. to lobby in support of Refuge System funding and other issues. One of the issues they lobbied in support of is the reauthorizations of the Moving Ahead for Progress in …

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