• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

    National Park Alaska

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A Student Conservation Association intern's path toward effective environmental education.

Change of Pace

July 18, 2013 Posted by: Max Odland

Summer is well under way here in Seward. Temperatures regularly soar into the high 60s, the sun breaks through the clouds (most days) by the afternoon, and hikers and sight see-ers are showing up in droves at Exit Glacier...

 

Did You Know?

River Otter

River otters defecate in certain spots to mark their territory. Researchers in Kenai Fjords National Park have discovered that these "latrine sites" enrich the soil, allowing plants to grow in those spots that aren't found anywhere else close by.