Assessment of the Potential Health Impacts of Climate Change in Alaska

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Health
Literature
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The State of Alaska Epidemiology
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The document is intended to provide a broad overview of the
potential adverse human health impacts of climate change in Alaska
and to present examples of adaptation strategies for communities to
consider when planning their own response efforts. This document
does not present a new model for climate change in Alaska, and it
does not offer a critique of the NCA predictions for Alaska.

Category: 
Health, climate change, extreme events impacts, food safety, information, mental health, well-being, Native American communties, traditional knowledge, vector borne disease

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