Monthly Membership Meetings
Membership meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month from 5:00PM to 6:00PM Alaska Standard Time, Call in 866-556-2149 CODE: 8169747#


Meeting date:April 21, 2015

Guest speaker: Joe Meehan, Program Coordinator of Statewide Lands and Refuges with AK Dept. of Fish and Game.

Topic: Our state wildlife refuge program.

Joe graduated from college in upstate New York with a degree in wildlife biology. In the subsequent 32 years, he's had the privilege of working with public lands in many capacities throughout Alaska and the lower 48 states. He's been with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for the past 17 years working with state wildlife refuge program, currently overseeing the Wildlife Division’s statewide wildlife refuge program. Prior to joining Fish and Game, he worked for the US Fish and Wildlife Service in Alaska for Migratory Bird Management and 6 years worked in the Aleutian Islands while living on Adak Island with the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. In the earlier days of his career, he's had the pleasure of working in ten National Parks scattered across the lower 48 and Alaska; and also has tested waters with the U.S. Forest Service and Alaska State Parks.

Mailing address: Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges , 2440 East Tudor Road , PMB 283 , Anchorage , AK, 99507-1185, USA