The Lake Clark area is special for its diversity of flowers, plants, trees, and lichen in a relatively small area. Four of the five biotic communities found in Alaska - coastal, lakes/rivers/wetlands, tundra, and forest - exist in the park.
For more information on the flowers, plants and trees found in the Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, visit the following websites:
- Southwest Alaska Network Inventory & Monitoring Program has links to park species lists and scientific reports.
- The non-profit Alaska Geographic bookstores and website have several publications on Alaska's plants.
- The USDA PLANTS database has a comprehensive list of plants in Alaska.
- The Alaska Science Forum Plants Section links to recent media articles on plants.