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    Kenai Fjords

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20 Years Later... Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

20 Years Later... Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
Spring bird surveys along the shore of Kenai Fjords National Park.

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News Release Date: March 13, 2009

20 Years Later...
Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

The day dawned like any other, barely. Within minutes, the way we think of oil, how we manage commercial shipping, and how the National Park Service manages resources changed forever.

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Did You Know?

Dall's Porpoise

The Dall’s porpoise may be the fastest small cetacean on the planet. It has been reported to reach speeds of 30 knots. These creatures delight in riding the bow waves of tour boats in Kenai Fjords.