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The Baranov Museum

Written by: Posted on: December 31, 1969 at 7:00PMPosted in: Main Topic
Do you want to learn more about our beautiful Emerald Isle?  At the Baranov Museum you can discover the history of Kodiak, Alaska through a variety of permanent and temporary exhibits, educational programs, and special events. Explore Kodiak’s rich history, from Alutiiq culture and the Russian colonial period to the early American era, WWII and the present day ... 
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Sea Lions

Written by: Posted on: December 31, 1969 at 7:00PMPosted in: Main Topic
Sea lions are amongst many of the animals that our members will point out when going out on a wildlife viewing adventure on Kodiak Island. According to the Alaska Department of Fish & Game (2014), The Steller (or northern) sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) is the largest member of the family Otariidae, the “eared seals,” which includes all sea lions and fur seals ... 
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ComFish Alaska 2014

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ComFish Alaska 2014, “Alaska’s Largest Commercial Fisheries Trade Show”, is being held April 17-19 at the Kodiak Harbor Convention Center. According to the Kodiak Chamber of Commerce (2014), ComFish Alaska is the only trade event held in a major fishing port ... 
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Whale Fest Kodiak 2014

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Whale Fest Kodiak is a 10-day long event held in Kodiak, Alaska which celebrates the return of the Eastern Pacific Gray Whale to Alaskan waters.  This year’s festival is being held April 18-28, 2014.  On our beautiful Emerald Isle, we are fortunate to have most of the whale population pass by on their journey north ... 
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Kodiak Bear

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Of all the things to see & do in Kodiak, bear viewing remains one of the most popular activities on our Emerald Isle.  Bear viewing along the road system in Kodiak can be challenging because there are no established viewing areas where bears can be viewed safely; thus, the best bear viewing adventures on the island take place with a knowledgeable guide ... 
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