Tag Archives: Lake Clark National Park and Preserve

Lake Clark National Park & Preserve Lifts Burn Restrictions update, July 9

Lake Clark National Park & Preserve Lifts Burn Restrictions July 9, 2015 Port Alsworth, Alaska – Recent weather conditions have moderated fire danger enough that Lake Clark National Park has lifted burn restrictions, following the Alaska Division of Forestry’s cancellation of the burn closure for the area. While campfires are allowed in the park and preserve, […]

Continue reading

Alaska National Parks Lift Fire Restrictions update, July 9

Alaska National Park Fire Restrictions Lifted  Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, and Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve have lifted fire restrictions – individual news releases for these parks are posted on the akfireinfo.com website. All National Park Service fire restrictions in Alaska have now been lifted. […]

Continue reading

Current burning closures and restrictions in Alaska

7:45 p.m. – Here is a complete list of the burning closures and restrictions currently in effect in Alaska on state, private, municipal and federal lands, as of 4 p.m. June 19. Federal lands Possessing or discharging any kind of fireworks or pyrotechnic devise are always prohibited on federal land  All Alaska BLM lands […]

Continue reading

All Open Fires Prohibited in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve

Port Alsworth, Alaska: Very high fire danger exists in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve due to a lack of recent precipitation, high winds and hot, dry weather. Park officials have determined that it is necessary to prohibit the use of all open fires and activities, which unduly increase the fire danger. The term “open […]

Continue reading

Extreme Fire Danger: Lake Clark National Park and Preserve discourages use of campfires

Port Alsworth, Alaska –Fire danger in Lake Clark and Iliamna Lake region is very high and approaching extreme as prolonged hot, dry and windy weather has dried Park vegetation. These conditions mean that given an ignition source, new fires may readily start and spread quickly. Wildland fire managers discourage visitors and residents from lighting campfires […]

Continue reading

High fire Danger in Lake Clark National Park & Preserve

Fire Advisory: Dry Conditions in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve Port Alsworth, Alaska – Visitors and residents are reminded that elevated fire danger exists due to cured and dead vegetation in portions of the Lake Clark and Iliamna Lake region. These conditions mean that given an ignition source, new fires may readily start and […]

Continue reading