The Noatak National Preserve Foundation Statement is a formal description of the preserve's core mission. It is a foundation to support planning and management of the preserve. The foundation is grounded in the preserve's legislation and from knowledge acquired since the preserve was originally established. It provides a shared understanding of what is most important about the preserve. This Foundation Statement describes the preserve's purpose, significance, fundamental resources and values, primary interpretive themes, and special mandates.
Did You Know?
The Noatak River runs nearly 400 miles from its headwaters deep within the Brooks Range to its mouth at the Chukchi Sea north of Kotzebue.