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?
Recent climate warming has affected Denali in ways that are readily apparent, such as reduced spring snowfall, earlier snowmelt, earlier green-up and thawing of permanent snowfields. Subarctic ecosystems, like Denali, are extremely sensitive to climate variability and change.