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    Denali

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Learn About Park Planning

A pond near Teklanika
A pond near Teklanika Campground.
NPS PHOTO / Kent Miller
 

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Did You Know?

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The vast landscapes of interior Alaska are changing. Large glaciers are receding, permafrost is melting and woody plants are spreading. Comparison of "then-and-now" photographs and data from major vegetation monitoring should allow detection, understanding and potential management of these changes.