BIG BEARS BIG VEGGIES 2023

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Every year at the Alaska State Fair one of the main attractions is the giant prized vegetables with record-breaking pumpkins, giant cabbage, and impressive squash. But as HarvestFest ends, what happens to all the vegetables? The veggies head south to attract a different crowd. The Alaska State Fair generously donates vegetables to the bears of […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

2 Weeks Until Submissions for the 5th Annual Art Contest Closes

AWCC is excited about our 5th Annual Art Contest! The 2023 theme is targeted to celebrate the Turnagain Arm. The Turnagain Arm is a waterway that connects to the Gulf of Alaska and is home to coastal temperate rainforest, large tide variations, valleys carved by glaciers, and stunning views of both the Chugach and Kenai […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Beluga Trivia Event in Girdwood

Alpenglow Coffeehouse 140 Olympic Mountain Loop, Girdwood, AK, United States

Join AWCC and partners for a fun-filled evening! Learn about Cook Inlet belugas and hear how local partners are helping to conserve this endangered population. Then test your knowledge with Trivia. There will be prizes for the top three scoring contestants. Date: Wednesday, September 20th, 2023 Time: 6PM - 8PM Location: Alpenglow Coffeehouse - 140 […]

Belugas Count! 2023 Event

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Beluga Monitoring at The Point: 10:00am – 12:30pm and 2:30pm – 4:30pm Bring a pair of binoculars and help AWCC observers keep eyes on the water and record beluga whale and environmental observations. Beluga Educational activities at The Point and Bison Hall: 10:00am – 4:30pm Learn about Cook Inlet beluga whales from AWCC Naturalists. Activities […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Military Mondays

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center thanks the members of the United States Armed Forces. To show our appreciation, we are offering *free* admission on the first Monday of each month […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Beluga Monitoring at The Point

Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center Mile 79 Seward Highway, Portage, AK, United States

Cook Inlet Beluga Whales (CIBW) are an important part of our regional ecosystem, and they are critically endangered. The AWCC works in collaboration with the Alaska Beluga Monitoring Partnership to contribute to beluga monitoring efforts in Alaska’s Cook Inlet. Participate in this community science project by looking for beluga whales while visiting the Alaska Wildlife […]

Discover the WILD of Alaska and come meet the locals! Walk on the Wild Side Tours are available year-round and include an animal encounter. Summer Moose Encounters & Bear Encounters are available for online booking. Book early to ensure your spot!