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Anchorage

  • June 4, 6 pm – 7:30 pm
    Bear and Moose Aware Clinic
    REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in bear country at this presentation and bear spray clinic hosted by ADF&G and the Anchorage Bear Committee Education Group.
  • June 6, 11 am – 4 pm
    Potter Marsh Discovery Day
    Potter Marsh boardwalk, Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge. Discover Potter Marsh and some of Alaska’s wildlife at Anchorage’s most popular wildlife viewing area. This family-friendly event brings you nature-related games and prizes, invertebrate sampling, birding stations along the boardwalk, captive birds from the Bird Treatment and Learning Center, educational animals from the Alaska Zoo, kid-friendly archery range, fly and spin casting practice, and more. 

    Additional Information

    2880 East 154th Avenue, Anchorage, AK; located at Mile 117 along the Seward Highway approximately 10 miles south of Downtown Anchorage (approximately 1/2 mile south of the Rabbit Creek Road exit and across from the Rabbit Creek Rifle Range).

  • June 27 – 28
    Bear Aware Booth at the Alaska Botanical Garden
    Learn about bear awareness and how electric fencing can deter bears at the Alaska Botanical Garden's summer fair.
  • June 27 – 28
    Bear Aware Booth at the Alaska Botanical Garden
    Learn about bear awareness and how electric fencing can deter bears at the Alaska Botanical Garden's summer fair.
  • July 8, 6 pm – 7:30 pm
    Bear and Moose Aware Clinic
    REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in bear and moose country at this presentation and bear spray clinic hosted by ADF&G and the Anchorage Bear Committee Education Group.
  • August 4, 6 pm – 7:30 pm
    Bear and Moose Aware Clinic
    REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in bear ns mooaw country at this presentation and bear spray clinic hosted by ADF&G and the Anchorage Bear Committee Education Group.
  • September 9, 6 pm – 7:30 pm
    Bear and Moose Aware Clinic
    REI. Learn about living and recreating responsibly in bear and moose country at this presentation and bear spray clinic hosted by ADF&G and the Anchorage Bear Committee Education Group.

Eagle River

  • July 10, 11 am – 2 pm
    Bear Aware Booth at the Teddy Bear Picnic
    The Anchorage Bear Committee Education Group is hosting a bear aware booth at the Bear Paw Festival Teddy Bear Picnic. Free.

Girdwood

  • July 3 – 5
    Wild & Aware Booth at the Girdwood Forest Fair
    Come learn about living with wildlife at a booth hosted by Wild & Aware Girdwood and Girdwood K-8 students. Visit http://wildaware.org.