• 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

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Plans & Studies: Subsistence

Environmental Assessment for Construction of Replacement Subsistence Cabins is Available for Public Comment

The National Park Service has released for public comment an Environmental Assessment (EA) which evaluates the impacts associated with replacing two cabins used for subsistence activities within Denali National Preserve. The requested cabins would replace two traditionally used trapline cabins on the Herron River and at Live Trap Lake.

The EA will be available for public review from February 15 until March 14. Public comments can be sent electronically at: parkplanning.nps.gov If you would like to comment in writing on the project, please submit your comments in to Superintendent, Denali National Park and Preserve, P.O. Box 9, Denali Park, AK 99755. Comments may faxed to (907) 683-9612.

If you have any questions about the EA, please call the Superintendent’s office at (907) 683-9581, the park’s Subsistence Manager, Amy Craver at (907) 683-9544, or the park’s Compliance Program Manager, Steve Carwile, at (907) 644-3612.

Subsistence Management Plan (2000, rev. 2004)
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- Subsistence Management Plan

Cantwell Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Traditional Use
- Finding of No Significant Impact (2007)
- Cantwell ORV Environmental Assessment (2007)
- Cantwell ORV Traditionally-Employed Final Determination (2005)
- Temporary Closure (2005)

Did You Know?

close view of Arnica, a small yellow flower

Over 650 species of flowering plants as well as many species of mosses, lichens, fungi, algae, and others grace the slopes and valleys of Denali.