Arctic Sea Ice Loss and Fierce Storms Leave Kivalina Search and Rescue Fighting to Protect Their Island From Climate Disasters

Indigenous governments, nonprofits, hunters and first responders from Iñupiaq, Yupik and Unangan communities across Alaska have long been preparing for today’s climate hazards. 

By P. Joshua Griffin
May 16, 2023
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P. Joshua Griffin

P. Joshua is an Assistant Professor of Marine and Environmental Affairs and American Indian Studies at the University of Washington 

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