In addition to individual parks providing press releases, the Alaska Regional Office occasionally provides press releases as well. Parks post press releases on their respective websites in the News - News Release sections of their sites. RSS Feed subscription is available on all park websites.
For all Alaska Region press inquiries contact the Regional Communications Officer:
March 5, 2014
National Park Tourism in Alaska Creates $1 Billion in Economic Benefit
ANCHORAGE - A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 2.41 million visitors to national parks in Alaska spent $1.06 billion and supported 16,181 jobs in the state in 2012.
February 24, 2014
Hearings Set on Wildlife Hunting Restrictions
The National Park Service is holding public hearings in March on temporary restrictions for certain sport hunting practices in several national preserves in Alaska. Public comments on these provisions will be taken from March 9 through March 22.
January 15, 2014
NPS Opens Public Comment on Compendiums
National Park Service compendiums for Alaska are now open for a 30-day public comment period.