Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Sections
Personal tools
You are here: Home ›› What We Value ›› Wilderness

Wilderness

Wilderness enriches the lives of Alaskans and millions of Americans and provides cultural, spiritual, symbolic, wildlife, ecological, scenic, and recreational values. Visionary Alaskans were influential in the passage of the 1964 Wilderness Act which established the National Wilderness Preservation System. The Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of 1980 designated millions of acres of wilderness as a protective layer in national parks, refuges, and national forests while also recognizing the realities of Alaskan life.

Preservation

Visionary Alaskans were influential in the passage of the 1964 Wilderness Act which established the National Wilderness Preservation System. The Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of 1980 designated millions of acres of wilderness as a protective layer in national parks, refuges, and national forests while also recognizing the realities of Alaskan life. Alaska's wilderness is the envy of the world. The preservation of this magnificent legacy has always been a key component of the Northern Center's mission.

Read More…

Recreation

enter folder description here

Read More…

Hunting & Fishing

enter folder description here

Read More…

Top Arctic Wilderness Quotes

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is a place that has inspired many to share the experience. In the name of spreading the magic, here are a few of our favorites:

Read More…

Document Actions
powered by Plone | site by Groundwire Consulting and served with clean energy