Look to Alaska Geographic for the most comprehensive selection of books, maps, and films about Alaska's Parks, Forest and Rufuges. As the Alaska Center's official nonprofit education partner and bookstore, Alaska Geographic offers an extensive collection of titles on Alaska Center's natural and cultural heritage, provides financial support for the park's interpretive programs and other educational offerings, and works to connect visitors with Alaska's magnificent wildlands. Alaska Geographic operates bookstores at the Alaska Center Public Lands Information Center in Anchorage. Your purchase at these locations directly benefits Alaska Center's-a portion of every sale supports the park's educational and interpretive programs. Alaska Geographic members receive exclusive benefits, including discounts online and at Alaska Geographic bookstores statewide. To find out more, become a member, or browse the online bookstore, visit www.alaskageographic.org.
Did You Know?
Fire season starts in April or May, when winters dead vegetation is vulnerable to any spark. Lightening is the leading cause of fires on wildland in Alaska. In June, thunderstorms bring as many as 3,000 lightning strikes a day to the Alaska Interior.