• 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?

Image of fossilized, three-toed dinosaur print

In the summer of 2005 a footprint of a dinosaur was found in Denali National Park. The print has been identified as belonging to a three toed foot of a Cretaceous Theropod.