Map showing caribou calving location outside of the Arctic Refuge 1002 Area in a high-snow spring, and then showing normal travels of caribou onto and across the 1002 Area of the Arctic Refuge coastal plain after calving.
Scenics; Rivers and streams; Mountains; Snow; Wildlife refuges; History
Open view of the Chandalar River Valley in summer with snow covered peaks in the distance. The Chandalar River is in the northern interior of the state of Alaska. It flows into the Yukon River less than 50 miles west of Fort Yukon, Alaska.
William Finley and friends coming ashore at Three Arch Rocks during the summer of 1912. William Finley's friend Dalla Lore Sharp, at the time an English professor at Boston University, visited Finley in Oregon for the summer with his son, Dallas Jr.
Hand painted glass slide of William Finley and friends coming ashore with photography gear at Three Arch Rocks during the summer of 1912. William Finley's friend Dalla Lore Sharp, at the time an English professor at Boston University, visited...
Manatees swim close to the surface and frequently come up for air. They also come to Florida in the summer months. Manatees will probably run into the oil spill in the Gulf, and there could be very serious results.
"The Pribilof Report 1949" King Island Eskimo men plying their ivory carving craft beneath their skin umiaks on the beach near Nome where they have a summer camp. Only the simplest of hand tools are used for carving the walrus ivory tusks.
Found "no where else on earth" --The spring-loving centaury, Centaurium namophilum, is considered to be endemic to the Ash Meadows area (meaning it is definitely found within the refuge borders but also in adjacent federal and private lands)....