The Kodiak Brown Bear Center is owned by Koniag, Inc., one of 13 Alaska Native Regional Corporations established by Congress under the terms of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) of 1971  to settle the aboriginal land claims of Alaska Native people.

Koniag is the Alaska Native Corporation representing the Alutiiq (a-loo-tik) people from the Kodiak Island region. The corporation manages diverse business operations for the benefit of its Shareholders while preserving our rich Alutiiq culture and history.

Koniag, Inc. owns approximately 112,000 acres along Karluk Lake and River, of which 56,000 are under a conservation agreement within the Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge, US Fish and Wildlife Service, and the State of Alaska.

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