In addition to individual parks providing press releases, the Alaska Regional Office occasionally provides press releases as well. Parks post press releases on their respective websites in the News - News Release sections of their sites. RSS Feed subscription is available on all park websites.
For all Alaska Region press inquiries contact the Regional Communications Officer:
January 13, 2017
NPS-Alaska Park Compendiums Open for Comment
National Park Service compendiums for Alaska will be open for public comment from January 15, 2017 through February 15, 2017. A compendium - one for each NPS area in Alaska - is a compilation of all designations, closures and restrictions adopted under the discretionary authority within the regulations covering national parks. This regulatory tool helps manage Alaska's national park areas for the public's enjoyment, use and protection.
January 12, 2017
NPS Finalizes Subsistence & Wildlife Collection Regulations
The National Park Service today published final regulations in the Federal Register which allow federal subsistence users in Alaska to collect and use non-edible animal parts and plants for the making and selling of handicrafts..