Visitors come from all over the world to experience the beauty of the Kenai Fjords' rugged coastline, tidewater glaciers, and pristine fjords. Wildlife, from the massive humpback whale to the sought-after king salmon, also know of the bounty of our waters. Our ocean is one of our most important resources.
Kenai Fjords National Park is tasked with protecting 545 miles of prime Pacific Ocean coastline. It is a great place to learn about and explore our ocean. The lessons learned here, have impacts world-wide.
Major issues facing the waters of Kenai Fjords National Park
Lasting effects of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill of 1989:
This is a partnership organization, based at Kenai Fjords National Park, dedicated to understanding and preserving the marine eco-system, by connecting with Alaska's national parks through research and education.
Last updated: March 21, 2018