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2020 Events

Date Title Location Description
May 13 King Salmon Fishing 101 (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
June 10 Intro to Dipnetting (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
July 8 Sockeye Salmon Fishing 101 (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
August 21 Coho Salmon Fishing 101 (Forum) Anchorage For additional details visit the Forums Schedule page.
October 28 – 29 Introduction to Trapping in Alaska (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

Registration Required
November 4 Wildlife Wednesdays: McNeil River Bears with Beth Rosenberg Online 7-8pm. Online.Join McNeil River State Game Sanctuary Assistant Manager Beth Rosenberg to discover everything you wanted to know and more about the McNeil State Game Sanctuary Bear population! Register here.
November 15, Sunday, 8am–6pm Hunter Education (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
November 17 Tour of Alaska Wildlife Curriculum Guides Online Take a tour of the Alaska Wildlife Curriculum Guides in this fun and active 5 part series. This professional development opportunity, taught by all of the ADF&G Wildlife Educators, will demonstrate the staff tips and tricks to get students outside to learn featuring a different Guide each month. Teachers can take this course for salary advancement credit. You won't sit endlessly in front of a monitor to learn about the many resources ADF&G staff have to offer AND you'll probably have fun in the outdoors yourself! -Edge your way into Ecology! -Find out about Alaska's Forests! - Tread lightly on the Tundra! - Figure out Wildlife for the Future! -and Wade into Wetlands! Meeting dates via Zoom: Nov 17 4:30-6:30, Dec 16 4:30-6, Jan 12 4:30-6, Feb 16 4:30-6, Mar 16 4:30-6, Final project April 15, 2021. Register at: https://tourofawc.eventbrite.com. Registration ends: November 13, 2020. Contact: Brenda.Duty@alaska.gov
December 2 Wildlife Wednesdays: Winter Birding with Marian Snively Online 7-8pm. Marian Snively of ADF&G shares tips and tricks for identifying and enjoying the hearty birds who stick around South Central AK through the winter. Register here.
December 6, 1–6pm Archery 101 (Beyond Bow) Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.