National Petroleum Reserve–Alaska
The National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (NPRA) is an area of land on the Alaska North Slope owned by the United States federal government and managed by the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land...
Alaska-St. Elias Range tundra
The Alaska-St. Elias Range tundra is an ecoregion of northwestern North America.
This ecoregion consists of a long range of high rocky mountains of the Alaska Interior running north from the botto...
Bombus flavifrons
The yellowhead bumblebee, Bombus flavifrons, is a species of bumblebee, common in western North America.
The yellowhead bumblebee is a robust bumblebee; the queen has a body length between 13 and ...
Murie Science and Learning Center
The Murie Science and Learning Center is a collaboration between the Denali National Park and Preserve, seven additional National Parks and several park partners.." The Murie Science and Learning Cent...
Paleontology in Alaska
Paleontology in Alaska refers to paleontological research occurring within or conducted by people from the U.S. state of Alaska. During the Late Precambrian, Alaska was covered by a shallow sea that w...
Joseph Hazelwood
Joseph Jeffrey Hazelwood (born September 24, 1946) is an American sailor. He was the captain of Exxon Valdez during its 1989 oil spill. He was accused of being intoxicated which contributed to the di...
Beringia upland tundra
The Beringia upland tundra is a mountainous tundra ecoregion of North America, on the west coast of Alaska.
This ecoregion consists of three separate but similar areas of the Bering Sea coast of A...
Cook Inlet taiga
The Cook Inlet taiga ecoregion, in the Taiga and Boreal forests Biome, is located in Alaska.
This ecoregion is located around the upper Cook Inlet on the south-central coast of Alaska, sheltered b...
Cook Inlet Keeper
Cook Inlet Keeper is a non-profit water conservation and ecology organization based in Homer, Alaska. Their stated goal is "promoting sound public policies that protect fish habitat and water quality...
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is a conservation center dedicated to preserving Alaska's wildlife. The center is located on 170 acres (69 ha) at the southern edge of Turnagain Arm and th...
Steese National Conservation Area
The Steese National Conservation Area encompasses 1,200,000 acres (4,900 km) of public land about 100 miles (160 km) northeast of Fairbanks, Alaska, and is administered by the Bureau of Land...
Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council
The Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council is an independent non-profit organization based in Anchorage and Valdez, Alaska, whose mission is to promote the environmentally-safe opera...
Beringia lowland tundra
The Beringia lowland tundra is a tundra ecoregion of North America, on the west coast of Alaska, mostly covered in wetland.
These are areas of flat, wet, lowland on the Bering Sea coast of Alaska ...
Bombus sitkensis
The Sitka bumblebee, Bombus sitkensis, is a species of bumblebee, common in western North America from Alaska to California.
The Sitka bumblebee has an oblong head with a medium-length proboscis. ...
Climate change in southeast Alaska

There are several ways to define a temperate rainforest, and in the general sense there are four different types of temperate rainforests. Southeast Alaska’s temperate rainforest is defined as a ...
Fort Wainwright
Fort Wainwright is a United States Army post adjacent to Fairbanks in the U.S. state of Alaska. It is part of the Fairbanks, Alaska Metropolitan Statistical Area. Since 1978 Fort Wainwright has been i...
Alaska Wildlife Alliance
The Alaska Wildlife Alliance is a non-profit organization that was founded in 1978 in Anchorage, Alaska. It has dedicated its efforts and funds to protect Alaskan wildlife for its intrinsic value and...