Kodiak Island Borough’s estimated size is approximately 6,559 sq. miles of land and 5,463 sq. miles of water. The borough contains the entire Kodiak Archipelago and also parts of the Alaska Peninsula that drain into the Pacific Ocean. There are four national wildlife refuges (Kodiak, Alaska Maritime, Becharof, and Alaska Peninsula) with land in the borough, as well as Katmai National Park, and Shuyak and Afognak Islands State Parks. Commercial fishing and seafood processing, logging, recreational hunting and fishing, tourism, and the U.S. Coast Guard fuel Kodiak’s economy.
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