Fire News

An ominous plume of smoke rises over trees in the distance
Castle Rock Fire, Denali National Park, 2015, (Photo credit: NPS Photo).


Alaska's wildfire season is here. Please be safe with anything that could ignite a wildfire. Remember, you are responsible for the fires you start. We all have a hand in a safe fire season.

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Recent Alaska Wildland Fire Updates

Information on fires in national parks:

Parks with current fire restrictions: None

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Recent News Releases

New Fires in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve

Natural Out fire located near Noatak

Cutoff Fire burning near Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve

Mauneluk River 2 Fire Threatening Lodge near Gates of the Arctic National Preserve

New Fires Discovered in Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve


Last Updated: July 15, 2016