KODIAK — The Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge concluded its inaugural Brown Bear Days celebration last weekend with an art show, a keynote address by U.S. Geological Survey wildlife geneticist Sandra Talbot, and a ceremony honoring the winners of the refuge’s photo contest. The winners:

Best of show — Brandon Hoffman

Refuge manager’s pick — Fred O’Hearn

Bears — Neil Moomey

Wildlife — The Rev. Joe Classen

People Enjoying Nature — Jessica Horn

Landscape — Jenna Deason

Youth — Max Robinson

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