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 »
WRANGELL ST ELIAS SUBSISTENCE RESOURCE COMMISSION TO MEET BY TELECONFERENCE AND IN COPPER CENTER
Copper Center, AK - The Wrangell-St. Elias National Park Subsistence Resource Commission will meet at park headquarters in Copper Center and via teleconference on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 to consider a range of issues related to subsistence hunting and fishing in the park.
Commission business will include an opportunity to comment on two proposals to change federal subsistence fisheries regulations in the Yakutat Area, an update on trail work in the Nabesna District, the park's proposed compendium for 2013, and a presentation on the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project. The meeting is open to the public, and public testimony opportunities are provided. Written comments may also be submitted through the park subsistence coordinator by Friday, October 26 for presentation at the meeting.
The meeting will begin at 9 AM and adjourn when business is completed. Teleconferencing is available upon request. You must call the park at 907-822-7236 or 907-822-5234 at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to request the teleconference information. A draft agenda for the meeting is available on the park web site www.nps.gov/wrst.
Additional information may be obtained by calling Barbara Cellarius, subsistence coordinator for Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, at 822-7236.
Did You Know?
Alaska and Russia are neighbors! At the closest point, the two are separated by just 55 miles. The Bering Sea divides the land masses.