• Sunset view of Glacier Bay and the surrounding Fairweather Mountains.

    Glacier Bay

    National Park & Preserve Alaska

Portfolio of Management Plans

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Foundation Statement - The Foundation Statement describes the unit's purpose, significance, fundamental resources and values, primary interpretive themes, and special mandates.

NPS Alaska Regional Management Guidelines - This guidance is meant to be the distillation of 30-plus years of interpreting and implementing the laws, regulations, and policies pertinent to parks in the Alaska Region, focusing on ANILCA.

Land Protection Plan - Land Protection Plans(LPP) are required by agencies with non-Federal lands or interests in land within the authorized boundary, and the LPP serves as a strategy for the acquisition and/or interests of those lands.

Park Atlas – The park atlas is a collection of maps and geospatial data indicating areas of particular importance as to wilderness, natural, historical, wildlife, cultural, archeological, paleontological, geological, recreational, and similar resources. Atlases for parklands throughout Alaska are being drafted, and will be published in late 2013.

General Management Plan –Comprehensive park plan that guides the long-term management of resources, visitor use, and general development at the park.

Wilderness Visitor Use Management Plan

Wilderness Character Narrative

Bear Management Plan

Dry Bay Off-Road Vehicle Use Plan

Vessel Management Plan

Alsek River Management Plan

Bartlett Cove Comprehensive Design Plan

Fire Management Plan - Provides direction for wildland fire management.

Transportation Plan -Assesses and monitors transportation related issues, performance and maintenance.L

Glacier Bay-Admiralty Island Biosphere Reserve-Periodic Review Report, 2013

 

See Also

Glacier Bay Superintendent's Annual Reports
The Year in Review

Did You Know?

Kittlitz's Murrelet

Kittlitz Murrelets are seabirds, spending most of their lives on the ocean, diving for fish. However, they nest on scree slopes or cliff faces near the tops of mountains in glaciated regions. Their plumage is so cryptic, only 25 nests have ever been found.