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    Gates Of The Arctic

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Preservation

GATHERING ICE
Gathering ice in Anaktuvuk Pass.
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The National Park Service works to protect, preserve, and foster appreciation of the cultural resources in its custody. These include archeological resources, cultural landscapes, ethnographic resources, historic and prehistoric structures, and museum collections. At Gates of the Arctic we employ various cultural resource specialists to carry out this work. Learn more about these efforts through the following links...

Archeology | History | Museum Collections | Subsistence

Did You Know?

A caribou standing in the snow.

Three caribou herds migrate through Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in the Spring and Fall.