Wildlife viewing; Connecting people with nature; Habitat conservation; Landscape conservation; Wildlife refuges; Roads; Transportation
America’s Byways™ provide
opportunities to experience the beauty,
histor y, and natural heritage of our
country. The mission and goals of the
National Scenic Byways Program are
consistent with those of the National
Wildlife Refuge System.
Environmental education; Events; Shorebirds; Connecting people with nature;
Dunlins and Western Sandpipers gather every Spring to eat small invertebrates in the rich mud on the shores of Kachemak Bay. Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival, which has existed since 1993, celebrates the return of the migration every year on the...
Elementary students viewing shorebirds at the Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival as part of the Shorebird Sister Schools project. The festival is sponsored by Alaska Maritime NWR and the Homer Chamber of Commerce
Environmental Education students viewing shorebirds on Kachemak Bay during the annual Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival in Homer, Alaska. This Festival is held each spring to celebrate the migration on hundreds of thousands of Shorebirds through...