Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, in Portage off the Seward Highway near Girdwood, is dedicated to preserving Alaska's wildlife through conservation, education, research, and quality animal care.

Caribou (reindeer), Rangifer taradus

bull caribou cow caribou

Moose, Alces alces gigas

young bull moose bull moose bull moose

Wood bison, Bison bison athabascae

wood bison wood bison calf wood bison closeup

Musk oxen, Ovibos moschatus

musk ox

Wolves, Canis lupus

white wolf wolf

Black bear, Ursus americanus

black bear

Brown bear, Ursus arctos

brown bear brown bear brown bear brown bear

Elk, Cervus canadensis

elk fawn bull elk bull elks elk family

Sitka black-tailed deer, Odocoileus hemionus sitkensis, is a subspecies of mule deer.

deer deer deer

Red foxes, Vulpes vulpes, have several color morphs.

piebald fox red fox

Porcupine, Erethizon dorsatum


Black-billed magpie, Pica hudsonia


Common raven, Corvus corax



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