NPS ponders Glacier Bay climate program

The National Park Service is proposing a new long-term climate monitoring program at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.In an email message, NPS...
Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...Yakutat Small Boat Harbor. Partners include the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, City and Borough of Yakutat, National Park Service and various businesses. Activities include fishing, food, fly tying, casting competition, and fish print T-shirts...
National Park Service readies for centennial

This year Anchorage celebrates its big birthday - 100 years - and next year it will be the National Park Service's turn. Alaska's parks are already prepping for the party.About 2.68 million visitors took advantage of Alaska's 23...
Wolf hunting season near Denali ends 2 weeks early

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.The closure comes as the park's wolf population wanes. A recent report from the National Park Service showed 48 wolves spending part of their lives in Denali. Ten years ago, the spring surveys usually estimated...
Wingsuit fliers knew they were cheating death

...recent deaths at Yosemite, said Jeffrey Olson, a National Park Service spokesman. Two of those were at Utah's Zion and...Utah's iconic Delicate Arch in May 2006 prompted the National Park Service to ban climbing any of the named arches or natural...
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Denali National Park wolf count drops below 50

...Preserve's wolf numbers have reached a new low this spring with an estimated population of just 48, according to a National Park Service study.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports that the park service has estimated the wolf population twice...
North America's tallest peak opens for climbers

...America's tallest peak this season, which has begun.National Park Service rangers are ready to live on the mountain for the...listed as the most common serious health problems.National Park Service spokeswoman Maureen Gualtieri is stationed at Talkeetna...
Artists Selected for Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency

The National Park Service, together with the Yukon Arts Centre, Parks Canada, Alaska Geographic and the Skagway Arts Council, has announced the artists...
Idaho climbers rescued from Alaska mountain after avalanche

ANCHORAGE - National Park Service officials said two climbers from Idaho were rescued unharmed from an Alaska mountain after triggering an avalanche.Officials...
Budget increase proposed for National Park Service centennial year

...the 100th birthday of the National Park Service in 2016, according to a news...year's budget."In 2016, the National Park Service will celebrate its Centennial...favorite park story," said National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis...


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