ID:

15

Title:

Climate Change in the Bering Strait Region: Observations and Lessons from Seven Communities

Date:

Tribe:

State:

2015

Chinik Eskimo Community (Golovin) , Native Village of Saint Michael , Native Village of Shishmaref , Native Village of Teller , Native Village of Unalakleet , Native Village of White Mountain , Nome Eskimo Community , Stebbins Community Association

AK

Type:

Community Health Strategy

Climate Impacts:

Social Impacts:

Strategies:

Link:

air quality , algae , drought , ecosystem degradation , Erosion or subsidence , extreme weather , flood , heat , insects , invasive species , ocean acidification , permafrost thaw , phytoplankton , pollution , precipitation changes , sea ice , sea level , sediment loading , snowpack , water quality , water temperature , waterway changes , wildfire

culturally significant sites , food security , infrastructure failure

Partnership with Conventional College or University , Relocation