• 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

Lava

Lava











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Lava (M)

Born
: 05/13/2008
Weight: 81 lbs
Volcano Litter

Lava is the nuttiest of the young Volcano litter. He tries to listen, but can't help jumping around and getting excited. He loves playing games with mushers as he runs to and from the dog truck. He is a favorite with visitors due to his goofy antics, baby blue eyes and floppy ears.

 

Did You Know?

scenic view from a mountainside, overlooking a wide gravel plain and distant mountains

Small amounts of airborne pollutants from around the world arrive in Denali every year. Remoteness alone cannot protect the park's clean air. As global human population grows, it is likely that increasing global emissions will affect Denali's air quality.