• The Slaven's beach on the Yukon River

    Yukon - Charley Rivers

    National Preserve Alaska

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  • Caribou Hunting Emergency Order

    Alaska Emergency Order 03-03-14 closes the southern portion of Unit 25B to state subsistence and state general hunts for caribou. This emergency order does not apply to federally qualified subsistence users within Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve. More »


Male Barrow's Goldeneye on the Charley River
Male Barrow's Goldeneye on the Charley River
NPS Photo by Josh Spice

Learn more about one of Yukon-Charley Rivers' significant aspects by visiting the Peregrine Falcon page.

Check out the Bird Species & Distributions in Yukon-Charley Rivers report to learn about which species of birds live in each region and habitat type of Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve.

Also of scientific interest in the Preserve are passerines and ptarmigan. Follow the links to learn more!

An adult bald eagle in its nest on the Charley River
Bald eagles are common sightings in Yukon-Charley Rivers, where they often perch on log jams on the shoreline of the Yukon River.
NPS Photo by Josh Spice

Did You Know?

Wolf track

Wolves (Canis lupis) are the largest wild members of the canine family living within the preserve. There are 13 packs that use portions of the preserve.