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Kluane/Wrangell-St. Elias/Glacier Bay/Tatshenshini-Alsek*
UNESCO World Heritage Site

Glacier in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park
State Party  Canada and Flag of the United States.svg United States
Type Natural
Criteria vii, viii, ix, x
Reference 72
Region** Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1979  (3rd Session)
Extensions 1992; 1994
* Name as inscribed on World Heritage List.
** Region as classified by UNESCO.

Kluane / Wrangell – St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini–Alsek is an international park system located in Canada and the U.S., at the border of Yukon, Alaska and British Columbia.

It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979 for the spectacular glacier and icefield landscapes as well as for the importance of grizzly bears, caribou and Dall sheep habitat.[1] The total area of the site is over 32,000,000 acres (130,000 km2).

Park system

The international system comprises parks located in two countries and three administrative regions:

See also

References

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Kluane/Wrangell-St. Elias/Glacier Bay/Tatshenshini-Alsek*
UNESCO World Heritage Site

File:Wrangell St. Elias National
Type Natural
Criteria vii, viii, ix, x
Reference 72
Region** Europe and North America
Inscription history
Inscription 1979  (3rd Session)
Extensions 1992; 1994
* Name as inscribed on World Heritage List.
** Region as classified by UNESCO.

Kluane-Wrangell-St. Elias-Glacier Bay-Tatshenshini-Alsek is an international park system located in Canada and the U.S., at the border of Yukon, Alaska and British Columbia.

It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979 for the spectacular glacier and icefield landscapes as well as for the importance of grizzly bears, caribou and Dall sheep habitat.[1] The total area of the site is over Template:Convert/LoffAoffDbSoffNa.

Park system

The international system comprises parks located in two countries and three administrative regions:

See also

References



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