Plans & Studies: Backcountry
Fly-In Recreation Visitor Study (2004 data collection, 2005 final report)
Survey of Overnight Backcountry Visitors (2000 data collection, 2002 final report)
Did You Know?
Warmer average temperatures over several decades have resulted in expansion of woody vegetation. If this warming trend continues, it will change Alaska's ecosystems and drastically alter the physical appearance of Denali's landscape, as treeline marches higher up the mountains.