What is Adventure Green Alaska?

AGA is a voluntary certification program for tourism businesses operating in Alaska that meet standards of economic, environmental and social sustainability. It has also been the only sustainable certification program in Alaska since 2009. AGA encourages tourism businesses to evaluate their operations and determine whether they use – or could be using – best sustainable management practices.

Qualifying for AGA certification earns businesses the right to use the AGA label and to participate in AGA promotional opportunities. 

Adventure Green Alaska:

  • Is entirely voluntary.
  • Is user-friendly and collaborative.
  • Certification provides tangible marketing benefits.
  • Increases traveler awareness of sustainable business practices.
  • Leads to measurable improvements in tourism business practices.
  • Applies statewide.
  • Accepts applications from all tourism businesses operating in Alaska.

AGA is a proud member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council