Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek in Canada and United States of America

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

WDPA ID

2018

Reported Area

98391.21 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1979

Sublocation CA-YT, US-AK

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(viii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

9 Protected Areas

  • United States of America
  • Canada

Display options

Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

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

Glacier Bay Wilderness

Tatshenshini-alsek park A - Park

Wrangell-St. Elias National Preserve

Wrangell-St. Elias National Preserve

Asi Keyi Natural Environment Park Natural Environment Park

Russell Fjord Wilderness

Kluane National Park Reserve of Canada National Park of Canada

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Glacier Bay

in United States of America

Glacier Bay

English Designation

National Park & Preserve

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

1010

Year of Designation

Reported Area

13247.8 km2

Glacier Bay

in United States of America

Glacier Bay

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

368947

Year of Designation

Reported Area

10771.1 km2

Tatshenshini-alsek park

in Canada

Tatshenshini-alsek park

English Designation

A - Park

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

67406

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.7 km2

Wrangell-St. Elias

in United States of America

Wrangell-St. Elias

English Designation

National Preserve

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

22490

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17505.0 km2

Wrangell-St. Elias

in United States of America

Wrangell-St. Elias

English Designation

National Preserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

377160

Year of Designation

Reported Area

40752.5 km2

Asi Keyi Natural Environment Park

in Canada

Asi Keyi Natural Environment Park

English Designation

Natural Environment Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

555516407

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2984.1 km2

Russell Fjord

in United States of America

Russell Fjord

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

555586254

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1362.1 km2

Kluane National Park Reserve of Canada

in Canada

Kluane National Park Reserve of Canada

English Designation

National Park of Canada

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

612

Year of Designation

Reported Area

22061.0 km2