Qunuyualuk

Community: 
Re-Locate
Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Spring and Summer)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Simik

Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Singaulik

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina people during the fall and winter of 1895.

Itchugraaluuraq

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina people during the fall and winter of 1895.

Uqpisugruk

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina people during the fall and winter of 1895.

Ualliik

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina people during the fall and winter of 1895.

Kannirvik

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina people during the fall and winter of 1895.

Ivruqtusak

1895
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, 1895 Settlement Sites at Freeze-up
Summary: 
Dwelling site used by Kivalina People during the fall and winter of 1895.

Aunat

1895 to 1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Qaglugruaq

1895 to 1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Sivutchiaq

1895 to 1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Sivu

Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Umiiyak

1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Ikaagtaq

1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Akurruaq

1905
Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Land Ownership, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language, Subsistence, Fall, Winter
Collection: 
All, Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut Dwelling Sites (Fall and Winter)
Summary: 
Traditional Kivalliñiġmiut fall and winter dwelling site prior to 1905.

Kivalliñiġmiut Nation

Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Traditional Estate
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
Boundary of the the Kivalina Traditional Estate according to Kivalina elders who spoke with anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Kavrauraq

Community: 
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Category: 
Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History
Collection: 
All

Northwest Arctic Borough

Community: 
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Category: 
Institutions, Regional Institutions, Territory, Land Ownership
Collection: 
All

City of Kivalina

Community: 
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Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Territory, Land Ownership
Collection: 
All

Kiniktuuraq Proposed Relocation Site

1994 to 2006
Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites
2015_02_08 Walk to Kiniktuuraq 3.JPG
Summary: 
The relocation site at Kiniktuuraq as defined and studied by the Army Corps in their 2006 Masterplan Study.

"Historic migration" route of beluga whale in the Kivalina Territory

Community: 
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Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Animals, Ocean, Territory, Subsistence, Hunting, Spring, Summer
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
Historic summer time migratory route as mapped by Alaska Department of Fish and Game

"Present Migration" route of Beluga whale in the Kivalina territory

Community: 
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Category: 
Economies, Extractive Industries, Ecology and Environment, Animals, Ocean, Territory, Occupation and Use, Subsistence, Hunting, Spring, Summer
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
Today's summer time migratory route as mapped by Alaska Department of Fish and Game

Kivalina Native Corporation

Community: 
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Category: 
Institutions, Corporate Institutions
Collection: 
All

Imnakuk Bluff (2006) Proposed Relocation Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites

Simiq Proposed Relocation Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites

Simik

Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, Language
Collection: 
All, People's Maps
Summary: 
Place where ice jams in spring along the Kivalina River.

Tatchim Isau Proposed Relocation Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites

Kivalina Evacuation Road to a School Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Evacuation Road Planning
Collection: 
All, Evacuation and School Access Road

Igrugaivik Proposed Relocation Site

1994 to 2006
Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
Relocation History, All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites, 1998 Proposed Relocation Sites, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites
Summary: 
This site was considered in 1994, 1998 and 2006.

Bob Sanders Letter Explaining USACE Geotechnical Assessment of Igrugaivik

1999 December 10th
Community: 
City of Kivalina, Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee
Category: 
Built Environment, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Places, Wulik River, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites, Correspondence
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Kivalina Hunters and Elders Speak Out with Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell

2015 February 16th
Community: 
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Category: 
Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Meetings, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Go Speak Out.jpg

Teck Pipeline Study Costs

2014 August
Community: 
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Category: 
Law and Regulations, Lawsuits, Economies, Extractive Industries, Built Environment, Infrastructure, Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Ocean, Rivers, Pollution, Places, Wulik River, Subsistence, Fishing
Collection: 
Environmental Justice, All

Kivalina Relocation Planning Project Master Plan

2006 June
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites, Master Plans
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
A study and comparison of six potential relocation sites for Kivalina.

Red Dog Mine Opts Out of Building Wastewater Pipeline

2014 June 6th
Community: 
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Category: 
Press/Journalism, Regional, Economies, Extractive Industries, Ecology and Environment, Rivers, Pollution
Collection: 
Environmental Justice, All

November 2018 Erosion at the Kivalina Airport

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Transportation, Institutions, State Institutions, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion, Storm Events
Collection: 
All
IMG_3263.JPG
Summary: 
Fall storms eroding the coastline near the Kivalina airport. The Kivalina City Council and residents are moving rocks from the existing seawall, old fuel tanks and other materials to create a new seawall and slow the erosion.

President Obama Over Kivalina

2015
Community: 
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Category: 
Institutions, Federal Institutions, International Institutions
Collection: 
All
President Obama Over Kivalina.jpeg
Summary: 
President Obama visited the Alaska's Northwest Arctic in 2015. His intention, it was said in Kivalina, was to visit the village but it was determined that the runway was unsuitable for a presidential visit. Here he's viewing Kivalina from Air Force One.

Kuugruaq Proposed Relocation Site

1994 to 2006
Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites, 1998 Proposed Relocation Sites, 2006 Proposed Relocation Sites

Imnaaqquq (1998) Proposed Relocation Site

1994 to 1998
Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1998 Proposed Relocation Sites

Imnaaqquq (1994) Proposed Relocation Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites
1994 kivalina relocation study relocation sites jpeg.jpg

Sivutchaq Proposed Relocation Site

1994
Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites

Ikpikruaq Proposed Relocation Site

1994
Community: 
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Category: 
Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
All, 1994 Proposed Relocation Sites
1994 kivalina relocation study relocation sites jpeg.jpg

Evacuation and School Access Road Project Route Alternatives

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Evacuation Road Planning
Collection: 
All
Evacuation_School_Route_Alternatives.jpg
Summary: 
Route reconnaissance submitted to the Native Village of Kivalina by WH Pacific (revised June 2014)

Imnakuk Bluff Relocation Site

Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
Relocation History, Places of Significance, All

Figures for Kivalina Evacuation and School Site Access Road Environmental Assessment

2018 January
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Evacuation Road Planning, Transportation, Infrastructure, Institutions, State Institutions, Territory, Land Use, Climate Change, Storm Events
Collection: 
All

An Examination of Erosion Issues in the Communities of Bethel, Dillingham, Kaktovik, Kivalina, Newtok, Shishmaref, and Unalakleet

2006 April
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Documentation, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
All

City of Kivalina Relocation Study by DOWL Engineers

1994 December 14th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Built Environment, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites, Documentation
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
"The goal of this study was to evaluate the needs of the people and to determine which relocation option is best for expansion and development of the City."

Kivalina Evacuation Road Route Flyover

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Evacuation Road Planning, Transportation, Infrastructure
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
The DOT made a computer generated video of the evacuation road route.

Usak

2018 June 10th
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Territory, Land Use, Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Collection: 
Places of Significance, All, People's Maps
Clinton and Charlotte Swan Family Camping at Ushuk.jpg
Summary: 
An important subsistence campsite and great place for blueberries and salmon berries.

GAO Report: Alaska Native Villages-Most are Affected by Flooding and Erosion but Few Qualify for Federal Assistance, Map of Alaska Native Villages Affected by Flooding and Erosion

Community: 
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Category: 
Climate Change, Coastal Erosion, Storm Events
Collection: 
All

GAO Report: Alaska Native Villages-Most are Affected by Flooding and Erosion but Few Qualify for Federal Assistance

2003 December
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Coastal Ecology, Relocation Planning, Costs, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Tour of Kivalina from the Water Tank

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Places
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
Jeremiah Kayoulik shows you around the village from on top of the raw water tank.

Kaniligauraq Creek

2018 June 9th
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Fish, Rivers, Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Culture, Language, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Collection: 
Places of Significance, All, People's Maps
Summary: 
A drainage on the south end of the Kivalina Lagoon. It was open to the ocean in the past, but is now closed up.

Berry Picking at Tatchim Isua

Community: 
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Category: 
Economies, Household and Sharing, Ecology and Environment, Plants, Places, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Collection: 
Food Sovereignty, Places of Significance, All
2013_08_03 Berry Picking Tatchim Isua 1.jpg
Summary: 
This is a favorite summertime berry picking place, especially for many elders because of its accessibility by boat.

Documentation of Coastal Erosion

1990 July 17th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Coastal Ecology, Relocation Planning, Documentation, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
Youth video project documenting coastal erosion with VHS.

Community Improvement Feasibility Report for Kivalina

1998 April
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Sanitation, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
This study prepared by the US Army Corps of Engineers considers the feasibility of addressing "problems of sanitation and other living conditions" at the current village site, or by relocating to Igrugaivik or Imnakuk Bluff.

Environmental Assessment for Kivalina Evacuation and School Site Access Road

2018 January
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Evacuation Road Planning, Transportation, Institutions, State Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Animals, Fish, Territory, Land Use, Climate Change, Storm Events
Collection: 
All

Aqqaluk Deposit Red Dog Mine Extension-Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement

2009 October
Community: 
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Category: 
Economies, Extractive Industries, Regional, Institutions, Regional Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Geology, Territory, Land Use
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
The Red Dog Mine is an open pit zinc and lead mine, located in Kivalina's traditional territory, now on land owned by the NANA Regional Corporation with support facilities located on lands owned by the state of Alaska and U.S. Department of Interior.

Kiniktuuraq

Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History
Collection: 
All, People's Maps

Traditional Knowledge Regarding Ringed Seals, Bearded Seals, Walrus, and Bowhead Whales near Kivalina, Alaska

2016 July
Community: 
Re-Locate
Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Animals, Ocean, Sea Ice, Territory, Occupation and Use, Subsistence, Hunting, Spring, Summer
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
This report from Alaska Department of Fish and Game "summarizes information gathered from interviews with hunters and other knowledgeable residents in Kivalina, Alaska, in January 2016."

Alaska Baseline Erosion Assessment-Study Findings and Technical Report

2009 March
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Documentation, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
All

9th Circuit Court of Appeals Decision in Kivalina v. Exxon

2012 September 21st
Community: 
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Category: 
Law and Regulations, Lawsuits, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Climate Change
Collection: 
Environmental Justice, All
Summary: 
"Our conclusion obviously does not aid Kivalina, which itself is being displaced by the rising sea."

Kivalina v. Exxon Supreme Court Petition

2013 February 24th
Community: 
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Category: 
Law and Regulations, Lawsuits, Climate Change
Collection: 
Environmental Justice, All

Kivalina Erosion Control Project-Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact

2007 September
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Infrastructure, Institutions, Federal Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Coastal Ecology
Collection: 
All

Kivalina Strategic Management Plan

2016 September
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Sanitation, Water, Housing, Infrastructure, Institutions, State Institutions, Relocation Planning, Master Plans, Climate Change, Adaptation
Collection: 
All

Noatak

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Places
Collection: 
All

Alaska Native Villages-Limited Progress Has Been Made on Relocating Villages Threatened by Flooding and Erosion

2009 June
Community: 
Re-Locate
Category: 
Institutions, Federal Institutions, Ecology and Environment, Coastal Ecology, Relocation Planning, Documentation, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion, Storm Events
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Kivalina Seawall Damage Analysis

2006 October 11th
Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Erosion Control, Institutions, Regional Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
Collection: 
All

City and Native Village Offices

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Public Space, Institutions, Local Institutions
Collection: 
Places of Significance, All
Summary: 
Two story building shared by the City and Native Village of Kivalina

McQueen School

Community: 
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Category: 
Built Environment, Public Space, Institutions, Regional Institutions
Collection: 
Places of Significance, All

Red Dog Creek

Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Subsistence, Ecology and Environment, Animals, Fish, Rivers, Pollution, Institutions, Regional Institutions, State Institutions, Corporate Institutions
Collection: 
All

Port Site Housing

Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Institutions, Regional Institutions, State Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Built Environment, Infrastructure, Economies, Extractive Industries, Regional
Collection: 
All

Ore Storage Buildings

Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Institutions, Regional Institutions, State Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Built Environment
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
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Port Road

Community: 
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Category: 
Places, Institutions, Regional Institutions, State Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Built Environment, Economies
Collection: 
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