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Campbell Creek Science Center Exhibits

Natural systems and cycles connect Alaska to the world. BLM Campbell Creek Science Center strives to engage all learners in outdoor experiences that increase appreciation, connection, and stewardship of Alaska's public lands and natural resources.

To inspire our visitors Inside and Outside, CCSC creates temporary exhibits about the incredible natural resources of Alaska. Explore the rippling water-filled landscape of the state. Wonder about birds that travel thousands of miles to reach this place. Create your own art. And, get outside to discover the wonders of your own backyard.

Permanent Exhibits

Alaska Map Exhibit

Mother and child in front of Alaska Wall Map exhibit

Alaska’s vast landscape encompasses a wide variety of unique ecosystems. In this full wall satellite image, these ecosystems come together in a mosaic of colors. Visit and take a closer look at these patches and you’ll notice great mountain ranges, endless waterways, and large stands of old-growth forest.

View the Alaska Map Exhibit

 

Campbell Creek Mural

Campbell Creek mural

When you walk into the BLM Campbell Creek Science Center, you are greeted by a beautiful mural depicting life in and around Campbell Creek. 

View the Campbell Creek Mural

Rotating Exhibits

A Year in the Boreal Forest

Boreal Forest Winter Wall Mural

A Year in the Boreal Forest takes you on a seasonal journey through this region’s harsh conditions. Debuting in the fall of 2020, this exhibit explains how plants and animals living in the boreal forest are adapted for survival.

View the A Year in the Boreal Forest Exhibit

The AK Flyway

Alaska Flyway exhibit map wall

In 2019, the AK Flyway temporary exhibit adorned the walls of the hallway connecting the foyer to the Classroom at the science center and explained the reasons for large bird migrations to Alaska and highlighted the journey of six migrants who fly from six different continents to the state each summer, while offering some fun interactions for visitors.

View the AK Flyway Exhibit

Temporary Outdoor Exhibits

Mindful Moments

Mindful Moments sign at Campbell Tract trail

Find a sense of calm and perspective on this self-guided mindfulness walk. 

Learn more about this temporary outdoor exhibit