Keeping Alaska's Coastlines Clean
In 2015, NPS staff, SCA interns, YCC volunteers and youth from the Yakutat Tlingit Tribe cleaned beaches and removed debris.
Subsistence User Guide
This guide provides important information about subsistence activities including eligibility and regulations - hunting, trapping and fishing
Glaciers in Alaska's National Parks
Monitoring Change in Alaska's glaciers
Hunting in Alaska National Preserves
NATIONAL PRESERVES in Alaska are managed similarly to national parks, except that hunting for sport and subsistence is allowed.
Alaska and the Northern Lights
During the winter months, the night sky in Alaska is an amazing place to experience the Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights).
History of the National Park Service
The nation's largest national park came into existence in 1978, adding more than 13 million acres to the national park system.
Last updated: January 8, 2021