Climate Change in Levelock, Alaska: Strategies for Community Health

Type: 
Health
Tribal Adaptation Plans
Event Date: 
Grant Deadline: 
Organization: 
ANTHC
Description: 

Climate change refers to change over time due to natural variability
or as a result of human activity (IPCC, 2008). Alaska is experiencing a wide range of impacts
from climate change and communities seek adaptive strategies that encourage wellness and
sustainability. This report documents climate change impacts as described by community
residents and climate change effects or potential effects as interpreted through the lens of
public health. It is the seventh report in a series describing climate change in communities
across Alaska, and the third report to focus on the Bristol Bay region.

Category: 
Tribal Health, community health, climate change, natural resources

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