Kodiak kadyak kadyak is one of 7 communities and the main city on kodiak island kodiak island borough in the us. In 1784 shelekhov along with 130 russian fur traders massacred see awauq massacre several hundred qikrtarmiut sugpiat sugpiaq people of qikrtaqkodiak tribe of alutiiq men women and children at refuge rock a tiny stack island off the eastern coast of sitkalidak island.
Afognak island state park identified in 1892 as one of the nations first conservation areas afognak island was originally designated as the afognak forest and fish culture reserve because of its outstanding wildlife and salmon habitat value.
Kodiak island alaska map. Kodiak island borough gis is responsible for providing quality geospatial services to borough staff and to the public as they pertain to lands and associated resources within the borough. Because of the worldwide importance of these bears and the restrictive regulations governing kodiak bear hunts it is important that you learn as much as you can before applying for a hunt or going into the field. Welcome to the kodiak island borough gis and map center.
A 19 million acre refuge on kodiak and afognak islands established in 1941 by president franklin d. The largest island in alaska kodiak island is home to the kodiak national wildlife refuge. Roosevelt for the purpose of protecting the natural feeding and breeding range of the kodiak bear.
Kodiak alaska military history with guestbook hundreds of pictures text documents and explanations of old fortifications and new. Alaska department of fish and game. The kodiak island borough school district is a k 12 rural public school district located on kodiak island in the gulf of alaska.
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