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 L.L.Bean: Park Search - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
The Gates of the Arctic National Park in Alaska's Brooks Range is a vast and untouched area of superlative beauty.
Hunting is permitted in the Gates of the Arctic Preserve, which is divided into two units, one in the northeast corner and one in the southwest corner.
Six national wild rivers, the Alatna, John, Kobuk, Noatak, North Fork Koyukuk and Tinayguk, are among the hundreds of waterways threading through the park.
www.llbean.com /parksearch/parks/html/10696gd.htm   (327 words)

  
 NPR : The Gates of the Arctic National Park
Lichen carpets the tundra of an unnamed valley in Gates of the Arctic National Park.
NPR : The Gates of the Arctic National Park
Gates of the Arctic National Park is nestled in Alaska's Brooks Range.
www.npr.org /programs/re/archivesdate/2004/sep/alaska   (631 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
Gates of the Arctic, located entirely north of the Arctic Circle, is mountainous terrane wonderfully carved by glaciers.
Forests and tundras, many glacial streams, and many types of wildlife cover the peaks and valleys.
The glaciers then carved the valleys and created other formations.
www.und.nodak.edu /instruct/mineral/natpark/aamain/gateso.htm   (177 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
It was Marshall's words that gave the park its name: "Gates of the Arctic" describes the peaks of the Boreal Mountain and Frigid Crags, which serve as grand portals through the central Brooks Range to the arctic.
Thirty-six species of mammals that make their home here include: arctic ground squirrel, wolverine, lynx, beaver, river otter, red and arctic fox, wolves, moose, Dall sheep, caribou, and black and brown bears.
Because it is a wilderness designated region, Gates of the Arctic does not have any campgrounds.
www.npca.org /wild_alaska/parks_of_alaska/gates_of_the_arctic.asp   (791 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic NP & NPres, AK GMP Amendment Backcountry Mgmt Plan - Superintendent's Note
Thank you for your interest in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve.
The Backcountry Management Plan will amend our 1986 General Management Plan for the park and preserve in response to emerging challenges and continued protection of the nationally significant values for which the area was set aside in 1980.
These days we all recognize that a national park is not an island of itself but a protected area of special values within a region of other important land uses and diverse human interests.
planning.nps.gov /parkweb/default.cfm?RecordID=129   (407 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park Information Page
The wildlife of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is representative of northern Alaska and the Brooks Range.
Proclaimed Gates of the Arctic National Monument on 01 Dec 1978, established as a national park and preserve on 02 Dec 1980 and wilderness designated 02 Dec 1980 all by President Jimmy Carter.
Although a number of studies have been conducted within Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, the extent and character of the cultural resources within the park are not yet fully known.
www.gates.of.the.arctic.national-park.com /info.htm   (5816 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve Guide on CompassMonkey.com
When Congress established Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in 1980 it protected a vast and undeveloped area of superlative natural beauty and intact ecosystems.
Contiguous with the 5.6 million acres of designated wilderness in the Noatak National Preserve to the west, this rugged landscape is one of the world's largest protected areas.
For untold centuries it has been the homeland of Athapaskan and Inupiat people who used resources and occupied the land in a manner that preserved its integrity for the benefit of all Americans now and in the future.
www.compassmonkey.com /places/locations.php/127/intro   (268 words)

  
 AlaskaOne.com - Travel Planning Information for Alaska
With adjacent Noatak National Preserve and Kobuk Valley National Park, Gates of the Arctic comprises one of the world's largest parkland areas.
Created to ensure the integrity of the arctic environment, Gates of the Arctic contains major portions of the Brooks Range and habitat of the western arctic caribou herd.
Six national wild rivers are among the numerous waterways transecting the park.
www.alaskaone.com /gates_of_arctic   (269 words)

  
 Gates Of The Arctic National Park & Preserve - Volunteer
Gates Of The Arctic National Park & Preserve - Volunteer
For more information regarding Gates Of The Arctic National Park & Preserve volunteer program, please contact us.
data2.itc.nps.gov /vips/volunteer.cfm?id=gaar   (38 words)

  
 Wild & Scenic Rivers - Far West
The Noatak is situated in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve and Noatak National Preserve in Alaska.
The river is an important stream for fish and is shaded by the towering redwoods of Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park as it passes by the northern boundary of the park on its way to the Pacific Ocean.
Lying in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska, this braided river passes year-round flowing springs, ice fields, and glaciers in hanging valleys.
www.raft.org /wsr.html   (3444 words)

  
 Summer and Winter jobs at Camp Coldfoot in Alaska
Thousands of road and pipeline workers discovered the beauty and the challenges of life in Alaska’s Arctic.
With the discovery of oil on the North Slope and the resulting decision to build a pipeline and service road, central Brooks Range was no longer a secret.
Today the area is visited by those working and playing in the region —– including truckers hauling supplies to the oil fields of Prudhoe Bay; construction workers working on highway and pipeline projects; and wilderness adventurers seeking to explore the remote wilds of the central Brooks Range.
www.coolworks.com /coldfootcamp   (303 words)

  
 Alaska Subsistence: A NPS Management History (Bibliography)
The text cites the following GMPs: Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Denali National Park and Preserve, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Kobuk Valley National Park, and Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve.
Staton, Norman, A National Treasure or a Stolen Heritage: the Administrative History of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, with a Focus on Subsistence (Juneau, Sealaska Corporation), 1999.
Catton, Theodore, Inhabited Wilderness; Indians, Eskimos, and National Parks in Alaska (Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press), 1997.
www.cr.nps.gov /history/online_books/norris1/bibliography.htm   (3223 words)

  
 COVERAGE KOBUK_8 - Hydrography - Kobuk River near Ambler - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve
Hydrography - Kobuk River near Ambler - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve
Place_Keyword: Kobuk River, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve, Alaska
As part of a National Park Service/U.S. Geological Survey inter- agency agreement, hydrologic characteristics are being determined for rivers and streams located in National Parks of Alaska.
agdc.usgs.gov /data/usgs/water/metadata/kobuk_8.html   (534 words)

  
 Geology of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Maps
Geology of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Maps
Map of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
Map of Alaska showing Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
www2.nature.nps.gov /geology/parks/gaar/maps.htm   (56 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park Jobs - CoolWorks.com® - Jobs in Great Places®
National Park Service Gates of the Arctic Info
Gates of the Arctic National Park Jobs - CoolWorks.com® - Jobs in Great Places®
Glaciated valleys, rugged mountains, boreal forest and arctic tundra cut by wild rivers.
www.coolworks.com /gates-of-the-arctic-jobs   (95 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park Information Page
The wildlife of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is representative of northern Alaska and the Brooks Range.
Proclaimed Gates of the Arctic National Monument on 01 Dec 1978, established as a national park and preserve on 02 Dec 1980 and wilderness designated 02 Dec 1980 all by President Jimmy Carter.
Gates of the Arctic encompasses several congressionally recognized elements, including the national park, national preserve, wilderness, six Wild Rivers and two National Natural Landmarks.
arcticgates.esmartstudent.com /information_page.htm   (95 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, United States (U.S. National Park System) - Encyclopedia
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, N Alaska.
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reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/G/GatesArc.html   (95 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park - Books, Maps & Information
Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve is one of several conservation areas in the Brooks Range.
The National Park Service protects resources and maintains this wilderness that teaches us about climatic shifts, geologic processes and culture in the home of some of Alaska's earliest inhabitants.
For approximately 1,500 annual visitors, the park and preserve offers extreme wilderness recreation activities, including backpacking, river running, mountaineering and dog mushing.
www.alaskanha.org /gates-of-the-arctic-national-park-and-preserve.htm   (95 words)

  
 Records for Wilderness recommendation, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska. (in MARION)
Records for Wilderness recommendation, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska.
Wilderness recommendation, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska.
Final environmental impact statement : wilderness recommendation : Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska.
js-catalog.cpl.org /MARION/%2BWILDERNESS/9bac73001100/0   (95 words)

  
 mein Amerika - Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Alaska
Der Gates of the Arctic beinhaltet verschiedene vom Kongress als schützenswert empfundene Elemente, wie den National Park, die National Preserve, die Wildnis, sechs wilde Flüsse und zwei National Natural Landmarks.
Mit der Einrichtung des Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve in Alaskas Brook Range hat der Kongress ein riesiges und unberührtes Gebiet von unbeschreiblicher natürlicher Schönheit und einzigartigem wissenschaftlichen Wert unter Schutz gestellt.
Der Kongress erkannte, daß der besonderen Wert dieses National Parks & Preserve in seinem wilden und ungebändigten Charakter und den Vorteilen für Wildnisurlauber und Abenteuerer in der Abgeschiedenheit Alaskas liegt.
www.meinamerika.de /np/gaar/gaar.htm   (95 words)

  
 Dall sheep survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 1987 (Natural resources survey and inventory report AR) - Hotel Resource Book Store
Dall sheep survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 1987 (Natural resources survey and inventory report AR)
Store Home / Book / Dall sheep survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 1987 (Natural resources survey and inventory report AR)
Dall sheep survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 1987 (Natural resources survey and inventory report AR) - Hotel Resource Book Store
www.hotelresource.com /bookstore/asinsearch_B00073F4AQ.html   (95 words)

  
 COVERAGE KOBUK_8 - Hydrography - Kobuk River near Ambler - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve
Hydrography - Kobuk River near Ambler - Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve
Place_Keyword: Kobuk River, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Kobuk Valley National Park and Preserve, Alaska
As part of a National Park Service/U.S. Geological Survey inter- agency agreement, hydrologic characteristics are being determined for rivers and streams located in National Parks of Alaska.
agdc.usgs.gov /data/usgs/water/metadata/kobuk_8.html   (95 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: U.S. National Park System
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve
Cane River Creole National Historical Park and Heritage Area
www.factmonster.com /encyclopedia/1usnatpk.html   (95 words)

  
 Bettles Lodge and Bettles Air Service Alaska wilderness travel in Alaska’s Brooks Range and Gates of the Arctic National Park.
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve wurde nach dem Biologen Robert Marshall benannt.
Bettles, 35 Meilen nördlich des Polarkreises gelegen, ist bekannt als Ausgangspunkt für Trips in die Brooks Range, den Gates of the Arctic Nationalpark, ins Noatak National Preserve oder in den Kobuk Valley National Park.
Der Gates of the Arctic kann nicht mit Autos erreicht werden und verfügt über keine Strasse.
www.alaska.net /~bttlodge/History-german.html   (95 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve, Parks & Forests Fairbanks, Alaska Parks & Forests, Interior Parks & Forests
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Parks & Forests Fairbanks, Alaska Parks & Forests, Interior Parks & Forests
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve
A vast and essentially untouched area of superlative natural beauty and exceptional scientific value - a maze of glaciated valleys and gaunt, rugged mountains covered with boreal forest and arctic tundra vegetation.
www.realadventures.com /listing_htm/0001082.htm   (95 words)

  
 James Henry River Journeys‹Canoeing and Hiking the Noatak River‹A Canoeing Odyssey Across the High Arctic-Gates of the Arctic National Park, Brooks Range, Alaska
The trip will be conducted by James Henry River Journeys who is a concessionaire of Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve and the Noatak National Park and Preserve.
We plan our Arctic trips for August-September for several reasons: to witness the colorful change of season from summer to fall and to avoid the mosquitoes that are so prevalent in earlier months.
James Henry River Journeys has been conducting trips in the Arctic since 1977 and has been an outfitter for the National Geographic Society in the Arctic.
www.riverjourneys.com /noadetitn.html   (95 words)

  
 Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve is one of several large U.S. National Parks in Alaska.
A large part of the park is preserved as a wilderness area; some 11,321 mi² (29,322 km²) of wilderness which with the adjoining Noatak Wilderness Area forms the largest contiguous wilderness in the United States.
It was first protect as a U.S. National Monument on December 1, 1978 before becoming a national park on two years later in 1980.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gates_Of_The_Arctic_National_Park_and_Preserve   (95 words)

  
 Compass Monkey Gates of the Arctic National Park & Preserve - Introduction
When Congress established Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve in 1980 it protected a vast and undeveloped area of superlative natural beauty and intact ecosystems.
gates of the arctic national park & preserve
Contiguous with the 5.6 million acres of designated wilderness in the Noatak National Preserve to the west, this rugged landscape is one of the world’s largest protected areas.
www.compassmonkey.com /places/locations.php/127/intro   (95 words)

  
 TRAVEL NOTES: Ancient artifacts to go on display in Grand Rapids
Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, especially the Arrigetch Peaks.
Beauty is before you, beauty is behind you," wrote one member of the Coalition for Retired National Park Service employees.
•Standing at night atop Dutton Cliff above Crater Lake National Park, Ore., where stars are reflected in the 6-mile-wide caldera.
www.freep.com /features/travel/tnotes3e_20050403.htm   (95 words)

  
 Announcement of Gates of the Arctic National Park Subsistence Resource Commission Meeting
Adjournment Draft minutes of the meeting will be available for public inspection approximately six weeks after the meeting from the Superintendent, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, 201 First Ave., Fairbanks, Alaska, 99701.
ACTION: Announcement of Gates of the Arctic National Park Subsistence Resource Commission (SRC) meeting.
Announcement of Gates of the Arctic National Park Subsistence Resource Commission Meeting
www.washingtonwatchdog.org /public_lands_test/documents/fr/03/mr/14/fr14mr03-64.html   (95 words)

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