• Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park

    Kenai Fjords

    National Park Alaska

Kenai Fjords' Next Wave of Stewards

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

Season's Farewells

August 14, 2013 Posted by: Sebastian Kratz, Robin McKnight, Michaela Headley

Three interpretive YCCs reflect on their summer here, and bid farewell to Kenai Fjords for the winter.

 

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.

 

Poems and Interest Piqued

July 02, 2013 Posted by: Robin McKnight and Griffin Plush

Two interpretive YCCs share their early thoughts on working at Exit Glacier.

 

Into the Bay (and Introductions)

June 18, 2013 Posted by: Max Odland

Last Thursday, Kenai Fjords National Park's Youth Conservation Corps members (YCCs) and Student-Ranger-Students traveled to Aialik Bay to experience Holgate Glacier and the park's magnificent fjords and marine life. YCCs and Student-Ranger-Students are students who work at Kenai Fjords throughout the summer, keeping the park at its best while gaining valuable experience in conservation. This summer's YCCs and Student-Ranger-Student working in Interpretation introduce themselves.

 

Did You Know?

skier on Exit Glacier's outwash plain

Even though the road to Exit Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park is closed to cars during the winter months, you can visit Exit Glacier in winter by skis, dogsled, snowshoes, or snowmobiles. More...