Location & Hours

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UAF Cooperative Extension Service
Anchorage District Office
1675 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: 907-786-6300
Fax: 907-786-6312

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Living Well Alaska Leader Training

Do you want to be a community health leader?

 Learn how with Living Well Alaska Leader Training. This workshop will teach you to lead a Living Well program in a variety of community settings. In partnership with the State of Alaska and Providence Hospital. Dec. 8-11, 2014 , 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. $200, includes snacks and two lunches. 1675 C St., Ste. 100. Call 786-6300 or register online at: 


Videoconference Class: Record Keeping and Taxes for Mining

Thursday, Dec. 4, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

with Paul with Paul Robinson, CPA, Robinson & Associates, and Emily Whiteside, Alaska Department of Revenue
Cost: $25  
Learn about:

  • recordkeeping requirements of the IRS
  • tax planning and preparation
  • obtaining a mining permit

Topics will include, but are not limited to:

  • depreciation and depletion rules
  • the mining tax return
  • applying for a mining license
  • revenue recognition and inventory
  • the hobby loss rule

To register, go to bit.ly/ces-workshops
For more information, contact Kathryn Dodge:
907-474-6497 or kdodge@alaska.edu

Food Drive

We are collecting food for the Food Bank of Alaska Food Drive

You can drop off canned goods at our office through November 17. 


Check out the most sought after items here

Submit requests and photos regarding local insects, plants or diseases you discover!

The information submitted is sent to a statewide team who will promptly respond with information regarding the sample. As needed, pertinent information can be sent to local or state land resource managers who may quickly respond to potential problems.  To submit a photo for identification to the "Citizen Scientists" click here.

Or you can sign up here to receive the email newsletter and be among the first to access event details and registration info!

The Smith-Lever Act of 1914 established the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend university-based knowledge to the people.  Cooperative Extension came to Alaska in 1930,  a year after Congress amended the legislation to include the territory. Extension became a department of the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines, which is now the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

In its early days, Extension helped Matanuska colonists, homesteaders and others thrive in Alaska’s challenging environment. We continue to meet the needs of Alaskans today —  whether it’s helping them establish community gardens, can salmon, use a GPS or learn the best way to use solar energy. We provide informal education with a purpose. 


Click here for a map to our office

UAF Cooperative Extension Service
Anchorage District Office
1675 C Street
Anchorage, Alaska 99501
Phone: 907-786-6300
Fax: 907-786-6312


Office Hours
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

What's going on in 4-H?

For more information on 4-H activities in our area, check out the Anchorage 4-H page!

Check out our archived "Info & Ideas" Anchorage newsletters covering many different Extension-related topics. 

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