Upcoming Year

News & Updates for 2018 We hope everyone enjoyed the holidays and are looking forward to the new year! 2017 has been exciting year for AWCC with new added experiences, finished projects, improvements for visitors and more. Upon visiting you may notice some changes and updates to property; our new entrance road winds through the…

Princess Cruises Donates to AWCC!

Princess Cruises Donates $25,000 to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center! On September 20, 2017 Princess Cruises presented its first donation from the Princess Animal Welfare Sponsor (PAWS) to AWCC in the amount of $25,000. PAWS was established by Princess Cruises to donate a portion of proceeds from the sales of Stanely the Bear, the cruise…

Meet Our Animal Care Staff!

Hanna Sundstrom, Lead Animal Keeper Favorite Animal? AWCC: It’s hard for me to choose a favorite animal, but I have always been interested in bears, so they’re at the top of my list. I also gained a huge appreciation for muskox and moose while I’ve been here – they have a much larger personality than people realize. Overall:…

Welcome to Summer

Blue skies. Golden sun. Green grass. Fireweed. Who doesn’t love summer? I know our animals love rolling in the grass and mud, trudging through the ponds and creeks, and smelling the fresh mountain breeze. Sure it gets warm, but that’s what the water is for! Are you interested in seeing what our animals love most…
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