Shishmaref, Alaska

Shishmaref 1968-1969           Shishmaref 2002-2011

"In Shishmaref, Alaska, no one's asking if climate change is real. What they want to know is how bad it has to get before the world decides to act." --from a podcast produced by Threshold, a public radio show that tackles pressing environment issues.

Listen to the podcasts The Water Is Wide and Invisible Hands where Amy Martin from Threshold talks with Shishmaref residents about the dire future of this arctic community. (30 min each.)


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