Alaska Park Science

Alaska Park Science connects the public with their national parks and the natural and cultural resources found there. Alaska's national parks serve to teach, inform, inspire and motivate people.

Alaska Park Science is the semi-annual science journal of the National Park Service Alaska Region. Each issue highlights research and scholarship on a theme important to the stewardship of Alaska’s parks. Alaska's national parks serve to teach, inform, inspire, and motivate people to make a difference.

two men in traditional tlingit attire look at a whale skeleton

Rearticulating Whale Bones

Two separate whale articulation projects in Glacier Bay provide an opportunity for a close look at these magnificent animals.