Portfolio of Management Plans

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

NPS Alaska Regional Management Guidelines - This guidance is meant to be the distillation of 30-plus years of interpreting and implementing the laws, regulations, and policies pertinent to parks in the Alaska Region, focusing on ANILCA.

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.

General Management Plan –Comprehensive park plan that guides the long-term management of resources, visitor use, and general development at the park.

Wilderness Visitor Use Management Plan

Wilderness Character Narrative

Bear Management Plan

Dry Bay Off-Road Vehicle Use Plan

Vessel Management Plan

Alsek River Management Plan

Frontcountry Management Plan

Fire Management Plan - Provides direction for wildland fire management.

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


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Last updated: March 16, 2022

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Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve
PO Box 140

Gustavus, AK 99826


907 697-2230

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