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GBNPPGlacier Bay National Park and Preserve (Alaska)
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Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve (above) is reachable by boat or plane.
Proceedings of the Second Glacier Bay Science Symposium, 19-22 September 1988, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. Vol.
There are many good stories in Southeast Alaska, but my favorite is the story of hermit Jim Huscroft, who in the early 1900s lived on Cenotaph Island off what is now Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. Once a year Huscroft made the boat trip to Juneau, where the local Elks Club saved him the past year's worth of newspapers.
Glacier Bay Lodge, built in 1967, is the only commercial overnight accommodations in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, and is a paradise for outdoor adventure-seekers, offering whale watching, kayaking, backcountry exploring, flight-seeing tours, fishing, river rafting, day cruises and much more.
"What typically sets them off is turbulence: If you disturb the water, they'll flash," says Lewis Sharman, ecologist at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. "The presumption is that bioluminescence has some sort of adaptive value.
Glacier Bay Lodge, located in Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve near the town of Gustavus, 60 miles west of Juneau, is the perfect place for viewing.
Exploring the broad bay that makes up just a portion of the 3.3-million-acre Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve in Alaska is like traveling back to the Ice Age, when ice and snow dominated the North American landscape.
* Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska: An environmental impact study, under way for vessel quotas and operating requirements, will allow park managers to set scientifically sound limits on the number of ships in the bay.