Asan Beach Unit Closed Off a Section Due to Little Fire Ants
Due to the presence of the invasive Little Fire Ant, War in the Pacific National Historical Park has closed a part of the Asan Beach Unit. More »
Additional Closure in Asan Beach Unit
The park has closed an additional area along Asan Beach due to the invasive Little Fire Ant. More »
Temporary Closure of Asan Bay Overlook
Renovations have begun at the Asan Bay Overlook, including removal and replacement of panels at the Memorial Wall. To ensure visitor safety and provide space for equipment, sections of the site will be closed to the public through mid-July. More »
War on the Tundra
Contact: Benjamin Hayes, 671-333-4052
Drawing on extensive research and survey work, Professor Dirk Spennemann (Institute of Land, Water and Society, Charles Sturt University, Australia) will discuss the Kiska World War II battlefield and the challenges faced by historic preservationists when managing this historic site. According to Spennemann, “this site is arguably one of the significant twentieth century battlefields on American soil.”
Did You Know?
Within the seven park units there are coral reefs, limestone forests, wetlands, a mahogany forest, and tropical savanna ecosystems?