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    Gates Of The Arctic

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

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  • Emergency Sheep Hunting Closure in Units 23 & 26(A)

    All sheep seasons in Game Management Units 23 and 26(A) for all resident and nonresident hunters are closed due to severe decline in sheep numbers in the contiguous populations of the De Long and Schwatka Mountains. More »


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As the principal nonprofit education partner of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, the Alaska Geographic Association operates bookstores with an extensive collection of educational materials on the natural and cultural heritage of the Brooks Range. Your purchase supports park interpretive programs and helps produce educational materials.

Alaska Geographic Association partners with more than 30 public land agencies across Alaska to operate informational bookstores and connect people to Alaska's rich natural and cultural heritage. Members receive discounts on purchases, both at bookstores and through the Alaska Geographic Association web site.

Alaska Geographic
750 West Second Avenue, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK 99501

907-274-8440 or
toll-free at 866-AK PARKS


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Did You Know?

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The Noatak drainage that begins in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve and continues through the Noatak Preserve is an internationally recognized biosphere reserve.