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Denali National Park and Preserve

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Listed in the table below are Denali National Park and Preserve's current plans or projects. Click on the project title for more information.

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Project Title Project Type NEPA Type
2015 Superintendent's Compendiums Alaska Regulation CE
2018 Denali National Park and Preserve Superintendent's Compendium Other Plan CE
2018 Military Training Ruck Marches on Park Road - SUP Special Use Permit CE
Arctic ground squirrels as vital signs of Tundra/Alpine Habitats - What do they indicate? Research Permit CE
Backcountry Use Monitoring with Trail Counters and Cameras (Programmatic Approval 2017-2021) Resource Management CE
Categorical Exclusion to increase guided climbing permit allocation on Denali at Denali NPP from 325 to up to 750 Backcountry Management Plan CE
Climate Reference Network Station - Wonder Lake Area Research Permit EA
Denali National Park & Preserve Paleontological Resource Management Study Research Permit CE
Denali Winter Visitor Use Survey (2017-2019) Research Permit CE
Denali Winter and Shoulder Season Plan Visitor Use Management Plan
Determining Acoustic Norms in Frontcountry Settings of Denali National Park and Preserve Research Permit CE
Eldorado Creek Mining Plan of Operations Other Permit EA
Entrance Area Trail Connections EA (Riley Creek Day Use Area, MSLC Connection) Capital Improvement/New Construction EA
Exploring Visitor Attitudes, Values, and Behaviors Regarding Waste in National Parks Research Permit CE
Exploring Visitor, NPS Staff, and Concession Staff Attitudes and Behaviors Regarding Waste in National Parks; renewal from pilot Research Permit CE
FY18 Conduct Gravel Scrape for Materials for Denali Park Road Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Fuels Reduction Treatments, 5 Year Programmatic CE (2017-2021) Fire - Mechanical Fuel Reduction CE
Guided Activities CUA (Sept 24-May 10) Other Administrative Activities CE
Improvement to accommodate winter trail use at Mountain Vista Trailhead Other Maintenance Activities CE
Interim continuation of 2013 Environmental Assessment: Winter plowing of the Denali Park Road to Mountain Vista Other Administrative Activities CE
Interim winter guided hiking Mountain Vista, Savage Cabin, & Taiga trail (with Road-based CUA) Backcountry Management Plan CE
Interior Alaska Forest Insect Pest Campground Survey Research Permit CE
Interior Alaska Forest Inventory and Analysis in Denali National Park & Preserve (Regional Programmatic CE 2018-2023) Research Permit CE
Investigative drilling at Pretty Rocks slump Preventive Maintenance CE
Long Range Transportation Plan (2018) Transportation Plan Other
Milepost 231 Wayside and Trail Connections Implementation Plan - Other EA
Minor Amendment to the 1997 Frontcountry Plan Concessions CE
National Park Service Proposes Targeted Fee Increases at Parks to Address Maintenance Backlog Fee Collection
Pilot project (2017) - Protecting Denali Birds - Window Strike Mitigation Other Maintenance Activities CE
Quantifying the rate and style of landscape-altering tectonic deformation on the Kantishna Hills anticline, an active fold above a shallow earthquake cluster in Denali National Park Research Permit CE
Re-pave Denali Park Road, MP 0-3.4 Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Release a Prospectus for Glacier Landing Air Taxi and Glacier Landing Scenic Air Tour Services Concessions CE
Repair and Rehabilitate three Park Road Bridges Repair/Rehabilitation CE
Replace Herron River and Live Trap Lake Subsistence Use Cabins Other EA
Replace Kennels Storage Building Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) Training Flights (2017) Other Administrative Activities CE
Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) in NPS Operations (2018 Approval) Other Administrative Activities CE
The Critical Connections Program: studying the full life-cycle of Denali's migratory birds (2017-2019) Research Permit CE
Upgrade Oxbow Trail to Meet Accessibility Guidelines Other Maintenance Activities CE
Visitor Use and Experience in Denali's Backcountry (2017-2019) Research Permit CE
* Open for comment.