Newtok to Mertarvik

Newtok to Mertarvik

In October, the Yup’ik community of Newtok braced itself to lose four homes to rapid erosion as storms from the southeast removed dozens of feet of shoreline no longer protected by ice and permafrost due to climate change.

Donlin Gold’s Record ROD

Donlin Gold’s Record ROD

In August, a joint Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and US Army Corps of Engineers Federal Record of Decision (ROD) was handed down to Barrick Gold Corporation and NOVAGOLD Resources, who jointly own Donlin Gold.

Moving to Rural Alaska: It Takes a Village

Moving to Rural Alaska: It Takes a Village

Moving to Rural Alaska: It Takes a Village Ships discharge fuel, cement, and cruise ship passengers at the Port of Anchorage on June 13, 2016, beneath a US Air Force C-17 Globemaster on final approach to land at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.PHOTO BY JIM JAGER, PORT...