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August 7, 2001 Souvenir Album:

Geographic Harbor and Kukak Bay


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Geographic Harbor

bear walking

Brown bear looking for oysters on the beach in Geographic Harbor. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

bear in water

Kodiak bears are a unique subspecies of the brown bear . They are only found on the islands of the Kodiak Archipelago. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

2 bears in water

Kodiak bears are the largest bears in the world. They can weigh up to 1,500 pounds. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

bears boxing

Bears playfully boxing off of shore this behavior is called pair bonding. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

Kukak Bay

Aron Crowell

Aron Crowell explains an archaeologic site on Kukak beach. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

kakut beach

View of Kukak beach taken from the top of a high bluff. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).

Tom  Litwin at Kukak

Tom Litwin and other explorers near pile of driftwood on beach at Kukak. (Photo by Megan Litwin).

Litwins swimming

Megan and Elizabeth Litwin swimming at Kukak Bay. The temperature of the water was warmer than expected, around 60 degrees Fahrenheit. (Photo by National Ocean Service, NOAA).


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