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?
Battling snowstorms during most of her 33-day climb, team leader Dora Keen, along with team member George Handy, was the first to summit 16,390’ Mt. Blackburn. A famous 1912 Saturday Evening Post article, entitled “First Up Mount Blackburn”, was written by Keen shortly following her amazing feat.