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July 15, 2015
Lightning Ignites Lockwood Fire at Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
An Alaska Fire Service detection flight discovered the lightning-ignited Lockwood Fire on Wednesday afternoon, July 15, 2015. The fire is burning in a limited protection area and has been placed in monitor status.

June 20, 2014
Prohibition of Unmanned Aircraft in National Parks
National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today signed a policy memorandum that directs superintendents nationwide to prohibit launching, landing, or operating unmanned aircraft on lands and waters administered by the National Park Service.

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