Klondike Gold Rush NHP Science
Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park has an active Natural Resources program that conducts studies and surverys. The park is also a part of the Southeast Alaska Inventory and Monitoring program (SEAN).
Click on the reports below to learn more about the scientific studies at Klondike Gold Rush NHP.
Monitoring Air Quality in Southeast Alaska National Parks: Linking Air Quality to ecologoical effects
Did You Know?
The Chilkoot Trail in Klondike Gold Rush NHP takes the hiker from sea level to alpine tundra in just 16 miles. As you hike you will ascend from northern coastal forest to boreal forest to alpine tundra. Watch for seals, then bears, then the pika, a member of the rabbit family.