The National Park Service makes every effort to keep the public informed about news, special events, projects, and accomplishments which occur within & around each of its units.
Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve provides press releases to local newspapers.
For all press inquiries, call the Regional Public Information Officer at (907) 644-3512.
Did You Know?
In 1969, five wildland fires burned 129,820 acres in Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve. That was the largest acreage to burn in the park in a given year. Interestingly, 14 wildland fires, the most fires to occur in the park, burned a mere 500 acres in 1977.