Bush Plane, Alaska

Photograph by Frans Lanting

A bush plane flies over the University Range in Alaska’s Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve. The 13.2-million-acre park—the largest in the U.S. National Park System—protects a landscape of mountains, tundra, forests, and ice fields.

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