It has been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. The following pages explore some of the many natural and cultural resources which make Wrangell-St. Elias National Park & Preserve unique.
Did You Know?
No hoax, iceworms do exist. These small, threadlike, segmented black worms, usually less than one inch long, thrive in temperatures just above freezing. Observers as far back as the 1880’s reported the tiny worms on the surface of glaciers. When sunlight strikes, ice worms burrow into the ice.