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Statewide Education Kits
 
Bear kit with contents
Statewide Education Kits
Many kits on a variety of subjects are available for loan from other locations across the State. The location numbers listed to the right of each kit name corresponds to the kit's location information on the second page. We have both, a list of education kits throughout Alaska and education brochures.

Kits are available at:

Anchorage Alaska Public Land Information Center
The Anchorage Alaska Public Lands Information Center has over 20 education kits available. Check out the kit photos to see which kits are available in Anchorage and to view what each kit includes. To reserve a kit for your class, please call (907) 644-3670.

Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center
The Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center has a large collection of educational materials that can be combined to create a unique lesson for your classroom. For questions, please call (907) 459-3730.

Ketchikan Southeast Alaska Discovery Center
The Southeast Alaska Discovery Center has several education kits which can be checked out by educators. Please visit the teacher page to see which kits are available, and call the Education Specialist at (907) 228-6247 to borrow a kit today!





 
Close up view of a taxidermied sea otter which is posed to look as if it is swimming. Did You Know?
Sea otters have very dense fur made of stout guard hairs and fine under hairs. There are about 600,000 to 1,000,000 hairs per square inch. Sea otter pelts were so prized that they were almost hunted into extinction in the late eighteenth century.