Fodor's Expert Review Nunivak Island

Bethel Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Due west of Bethel, and separated from the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta by the Etolin Strait, Nunivak Island is an important wildlife refuge. Part of this site is noted for its large herd of reindeer, a transplanted herd of musk ox, and the Eskimo settlement of Mekoryuk. For information on the island and travel options, contact the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Bethel.

Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

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Alaska  USA

907-543–3151

www.fws.gov/refuge/yukon_delta

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