Portfolio of Management Plans

Foundation Statement - The Foundation Statement describes the unit’s purpose, significance, fundamental resources and values, primary interpretive themes, and special mandates.

Land Protection Plan - Land Protection Plans (LPP) are required by agencies with non-Federal lands or interests in land within the authorized boundary, and the LPP serves as a strategy for the acquisition and/or interests of those lands.

Park Atlas – The park atlas is a collection of maps and geospatial data indicating areas of particular importance as to wilderness, natural, historical, wildlife, cultural, archeological, paleontological, geological, recreational, and similar resources. Atlases for parklands throughout Alaska are being drafted, and will be published in late 2013.

Wild and Scenic River Value Statements - The Wild and Scenic River Values Statement identifies and articulates those resources and values that were critical to a river’s designation and inclusion in the national Wild & Scenic River system. Gates of the Arctic has six wild and scenic rivers - the Alatna, John, Kobuk, Noatak, North Fork of the Koyukuk and the Tinayguk. River value statements for parklands throughout Alaska are currently being drafted.

1986 General Management Plan (GMP) & 2016 GMP Amendment – Comprehensive park plans that guides the long-term management of resources, visitor use, and general development at the park.

Fire Management Plan - Provides direction for wildland fire management.

Transportation Plan - Assesses and monitors transportation related issues, performance and maintenance.

Long-Range Interpretive Plan - Long-Range Interpretive Plans (LRIPs) provide a vision for the future (5-10 years) of interpretation, education, and visitor experience opportunities.

Last updated: May 2, 2019

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