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Kodiak: the “Island of the Great Bear.” Genetically distinct, Kodiak brown bear inhabit the wild, rugged Kodiak Archipelago in the Gulf of Alaska, 252 miles southwest of Anchorage. Inspired by concerned sportsmen and conservationists, President Franklin D. Roosevelt created Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge in 1941 to protect Kodiak bears and their habitat.

Salmon Season on the Buskin

Salmon Season on the Buskin

51 photos, 1 video

Kodiak Bears

Kodiak Bears

107 photos