• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

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Kenai Fjords' Next Wave of Stewards

About This Blog

Stories from the Youth Conservation Corps members and Student-Ranger-Students working and learning at Kenai Fjords National Park this summer.

An Avian Mystery and A Great Escape

July 15, 2013 Posted by: Michaela Headly and Robin McKnight

Two interpretative YCCs share their recent experiences at Exit Glacier.

 

Useful Plants and a Hopeful Chance

July 03, 2013 Posted by: Lindsey Kromrey and Sebastian Kratz

Two more stories from a Student-Ranger-Student and a YCC at Exit Glacier: One useful and tasty plant, and one shift in perspective.

 

Did You Know?

Hoary Marmot

The Hoary Marmot is the largest member of the ground squirrels. These guys hibernate half or more of their life away. They have very thick fur and a substantial fat layer that protects them from the cold. You are not as likely to see them on hot days as they hide in the shade to keep cool.