Logo bar of the Alaska Public Lands Information Centers which are located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Tok and Ketchikan
Northern Lights weaving their way over silhouetted black spruce. Mountains visible dimly on the horizon.
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Understand the Aurora Borealis for Kids
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A black brant bird lays on the ground surrounded by dry grassed. Did You Know?
Izembek National Wildlife Refuge protects the watershed of Izembek Lagoon, a State Game Refuge containing one of the largest eelgrass beds in the world. This estuary provides critical habitat for the world's population of Pacific brant, Canada and emperor geese, and other waterfowl in autumn.