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Light and fog mix on the Lamplugh Glacier in Glacier Bay Wilderness area in Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska. It consists of the park section of 3.28-million-acre Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. Surrounded by a spectacular, glaciated horseshoe rim of mountains, the bay is sheltered by the Fairweather Range to the west and the Saint Elias Mountains on the north. The highest peak is Mount Fairweather at 15,300 feet.
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The Wilderness Act turns 50 years old!
This shot over the proposed wilderness of the front range of the rockies in Montana, taken at sunrise from a plane.
See the story in September issue of National Geographic.
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