• pond surrounded by green brush, reflecting a distant range of snow-covered mountains that are dominated by one massive mountain

    Denali

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Denali Education Plan

A ranger and two teens on a backcountry adventure
The Denali Education Plan incorporates both traditional interpretive services and non-traditional curriculum-based approaches.
nps photo / neil blake
 
The Denali Education Plan is a broad-scoped document designed to describe a 20-year vision for the development of an exemplary education program at Denali National Park and Preserve.

For your convenience, the document can be downloaded in small sections, or in its entirety.

Main Page: Cover and Superintendent's Forward

Part 1: Foundation

Part 2: Vision, Strategies and Objectives

Part 3: Appendices, Sidebars, Tables and Graphics

Denali Education Plan in its entirety (3.7 MB)

Did You Know?

snowy landscape and distant snow-covered mountain

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.