• Breathtaking autumn colors in Bering Land Bridge National Preserve

    Bering Land Bridge

    National Preserve Alaska

Multimedia Presentations

 

Serpentine Hot Springs
Take a video tour of Serpentine Hot Springs (aka "Iyat"), to learn about what makes it so special and how you can plan your trip to this incredible place.

 

Local Perspectives on Climate Change
Learn about climate change in the arctic from a local perspective through a short film produced by Bering Land Bridge National Preserve on Youtube.

 
Interview with Zander

Interview with Zander (Shishmaref, AK)

Due to the effects of climate change, the community of Shishmaref is preparing to move to the mainland as their island rapidly erodes away. Several youth from the community were interviewed on their thoughts regarding this transition and their subsistence lifestyles utilizing the resources from Bering Land Bridge National Preserve.

 
Renee interview

Interview with Renee (Shishmaref, AK)

Renee, a youth from Shishmaref, is interviewed about her community being moved inland due to erosion from climate change. She talks about her traditional lifestyle and thoughts on what might change in the future.

 

Muskox Journey
Bering Land Bridge National Preserve is one place in Alaska where you can see muskox, but that wasn't always the case. Discover the history of the reintroduction of muskox to the Seward Peninsula and the rest of Alaska in this podcast.

You will need QuickTime to view. Use the link here to download QuickTime for free.

 
ARCN research staff standing by rafts getting ready to float a river and to environmental monitoring.

Learn more about what the ARCN staff does in this short video.

NPS Photo

Short video: Introduction to the Arctic Network Inventory and Monitoring Program.

The Arctic Network or ARCN, is responsible for the monitoring of the health and progression of the ecosystems in five national park units in Alaska: Bering Land Bridge National Preserve, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Kobuk Valley National Park and Noatak National Preserve.

This short video was made possible through support from the Murie Science and Learning Center, and the Alaska Geographic Association.

Did You Know?

The Bering Straight between Russia on the east and Alaska on the west

The westernmost point of the Bering Land Bridge National Preserve, near Cape Prince of Wales, lies only 70 miles from eastern Asia.