ID:

5

Title:

Rights, Resilience, and Community-Led Relocation: Perspectives from Fifteen Alaska Native Coastal Communities

Date:

Tribe:

State:

2017

Chemehuevi Indian Tribe , Chevak Native Village , Chinik Eskimo Community (Golovin) , Native Village of Elim , Native Village of Eyak (Cordova) , Native Village of Kivalina , Native Village of Kwigillingok , Native Village of Kwinhagak (aka Quinhagak) , Native Village of Nelson Lagoon , Native Village of Nunapitchuk , Native Village of Port Heiden , Native Village of Shishmaref , Native Village of Teller , Native Village of Unalakleet , Village of Atmautluak , Village of Kotlik

AK

Type:

Plans , Relocation Planning

Climate Impacts:

Social Impacts:

Strategies:

Link:

Erosion or subsidence , extreme weather , flood , sea ice , sea level , snowpack , water quality

culturally significant animal species , food security , infrastructure failure , sovereignty

Indigenous Rights Declarations (UNDRIP etc) , Intertribal Collaboration , Partnership with Conventional College or University , Relocation , Traditional Ecological Knowledge , Tribal Technical Capacities