October 17, 2013
National Parks Re-open To Visitors
Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve re-opens to visitors today. Visitors can access public areas immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online. Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve has been closed since October 1 due to the lapse in Congressional appropriations.
August 19, 2013
Gelvin's Landing Area Safety Advisory
The National Park Service has determined that a gravel bar commonly used for airplane landings on the Charley River in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve is not safe for the landing of airplanes.
August 14, 2013
Air Pollution in Eagle, Alaska
There are possible elevated levels of air pollutants, including sulfur dioxide, in Eagle, AK that may be due to shale rock oil fires in the vicinity. The town is also impacted by smoke from wildfires, depending on wind direction.
April 11, 2013
Yukon-Charley Rivers Wolf Numbers Decline
The number of wolves in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve has decreased by more than 50 percent from fall 2012. The drop is substantially more than normal and coincides with predator control efforts by Alaska Department of Fish and Game conducted near the preserve.