Applications are being accepted for summer seasonal positions.
The application period is open for summer seasonal positions. Please click on the "Employment" link for more information. More »
Nabesna Area ORV Regulations Proposed by Wrangell-St. Elias
A regulation package for the management of off-road vehicle (ORV) use in the Nabesna District of Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve was published in the Federal register on Jan. 15. It is available for public review and comment for 60 days. More »
HEADQUARTER’S VISITOR CENTER TO REOPEN FOR THE SUMMER
The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Visitor Center in Copper Center will re-open on April 1, 2014. More »
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Seeks Candidates for Subsistence Resource Commission
Nominations for candidates to fill upcoming vacancies on the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Subsistence Resource Commission are being accepted through March 31, 2014. More »
Hearings Set for Hunting and Domestic Goat Restrictions
The National Park Service is holding public hearings in March on temporary restrictions for certain sport hunting practices in several national preserves in Alaska. WRST will also take comments on a proposal to prohibit domestic goats. More »
Nabesna ORV Public Meeting Schedule
Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve invite you to attend a public meeting about the Draft ORV EIS for the Nabesna area. The following dates, locations and times are listed.
Monday, September 20: Anchorage, at BLM Campbell Creek Science Center, 5600 Science Center Drive. Time is 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 21: Copper Center, at Wrangell St. Elias NPP visitor center theater, mile 106.8 Richardson Highway. Time is 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 21: Slana, at Slana school. Time is 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday, September 22: Tok, at Tok school. Time is 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 23: Fairbanks, at National Park Service office at 4115 Geist Road. Time is 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
All meetings will start with a short presentation but will be open-house style, with displays, materials to review, comment forms, and NPS personnel available to answer questions.
Did You Know?
The Klutina River’s name is derived from the Ahtna native word, Khlu ti tna, meaning “glacial river”.