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

City of Kivalina Relocation Study by DOWL Engineers

1994 December 14th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Built Environment, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites, Site Assessment Reports, Documentation
Collection: 
Relocation History, All, Reports
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."

Red Dog Mine Opts Out of Building Wastewater Pipeline

2014 June 6th
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KRPC Chairman Enoch Adams Jr. Opening Remarks at Multi-Agency Meeting

2000 October 18th
Community: 
Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee, Native Village of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Territory, Traditional Estate, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Culture, Relocation Planning, Meetings
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Relocation History, All

Kivallñigmiut Nation

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Boundary of the the Kivalina Traditional Estate according to the elders who spoke with anthropologist Tiger Burch.

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

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November 2018 Erosion at the Kivalina Airport

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IMG_3263.JPG
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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.

Community Meeting on Relocation Planning Study Final Report

2006 June 22nd
Community: 
Native Village of Kivalina, Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee
Category: 
Relocation Planning, Site Assessment Reports, Meetings
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Ushuk

2018 June 10th
Community: 
People of Kivalina
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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
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An important subsistence campsite and great place for blueberries and salmon berries.

Native Allotment 013913A

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Native Allotment 013915A

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Native Allotment 017830

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Native Allotments 014199B

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Native Allotment 013909B

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Native Allotment 017620

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Native Allotment 014192

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Native Allotment 014248B

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Native Allotment 014190

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Native Allotment 014203A

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Native Allotment 014161

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Native Allotment 014190

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Singaulik

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Itchugraaluuraq

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Uqpisugruk

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Ualliik

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Kannirvik

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Sivutchiaq

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Qaglugruaq

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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Aunat

1895
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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Ivruqtusak

1895
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Freeze up time dwelling place (circa 1895) according to elder informants to anthropologist Tiger Burch.

Simiq Relocation Site

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Imnakuk Bluff Relocation Site

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

2015 February 16th
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Go Speak Out.jpg

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

2003 December
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Relocation History, All

Kiniktuuraq Relocation Site

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The relocation site at Kiniktuuraq as defined and studied by the Army Corps in their 2006 Masterplan Study.

Army Corps Proposed Road to the Igrugaivik Relocation Site 2006

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Igrugaivik was once proposed as a suitable relocation site by the Army Corps. This road, a runway and other key pieces of infrastructure were studied and a village layout masterplan was developed. This site has since been abandoned as an option.

Tour of Kivalina from the Water Tank

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Jeremiah Kayoulik shows you around the village from on top of the raw water tank.

Set Nets for Trout and Sourdock Gathering

2018 June 9th
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Subsistence, Fishing, Spring, Summer
Collection: 
Food Sovereignty, All, People's Maps
Summary: 
Spring and summer fishing and gathering around Kaniligauraq Creek on the south end of the Kivalina Lagoon.

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

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2013_08_03 Berry Picking Tatchim Isua 1.jpg
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This is a favorite summertime berry picking place, especially for many elders because of its accessibility by boat.

Igrugaivik Relocation Site

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Evacuation and School Access Road Project Route Alternatives

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Evacuation_School_Route_Alternatives.jpg
Summary: 
Route reconnaissance submitted to the Native Village of Kivalina by WH Pacific (revised June 2014)

Kivalina Gravel Requirements, Problems, and Recommendations

2002 September 11th
Community: 
Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee, Native Village of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Corporate Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Site Assessment Reports, Costs
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

KRPC Multi-Agency Meeting at Hotel Captain Cook-Draft Agenda

2000 October 18th
Community: 
Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee, Native Village of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Regional Institutions, State Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Meetings
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Village Evacuation Plan

2005 September 5th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Regional Institutions, Climate Change, Storm Events
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
A plan prepared by the Northwest Arctic Borough to "address the response effort that will be implemented by the City of Kivalina" in the event of a village evacuation.

Relocation Advisory Election

2000 April 10th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Relocation Planning, Votes and Surveys
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
The results of the special advisory election in which the residents chose Kinikturaq as the new relocation site.

Village Relocation Survey

1981 April 21st
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Built Environment, Sanitation, Water, Institutions, Local Institutions, Relocation Planning, Votes and Surveys
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
In this survey, the City of Kivalina asked residents whether they were in favor of relocating the village and why.

City of Kivalina Special Advisory Election on Relocation

1992 February 25th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Relocation Planning, Votes and Surveys
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
Kivalina residents voted 72 to 7 to "begin the process of relocating the village to solve various environmental problems."

KRPC Letter to Residents of Kivalina Re: Alternative Village Sites

2000 March 27th
Community: 
City of Kivalina, Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee
Category: 
Built Environment, Institutions, Local Institutions, Federal Institutions, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites, Correspondence
Collection: 
Relocation History, All

Relocation Special Election Results and Certification

1998 February 26th
Community: 
City of Kivalina, Kivalina Relocation Planning Committee
Category: 
Institutions, Local Institutions, Relocation Planning, Votes and Surveys
Collection: 
Relocation History, All
Summary: 
Residents of Kivalina select Igrugaivik as the relocation site for making community improvements.

Open Letter from Chuck Greene, Borough Mayor

1998 February 13th
Community: 
City of Kivalina
Category: 
Economies, Extractive Industries, Built Environment, Infrastructure, Territory, Land Ownership, Relocation Planning, Correspondence
Collection: 
All
Summary: 
In this open letter, addressed to the People of Kivalina, Northwest Arctic Borough Mayor Chuck Greene advises against moving the village "closer to or at" the Red Dog Port Site.

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.

a mugraq or "bottomless pit"

Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Permafrost, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Language
Collection: 
All, People's Maps

Community Improvement Feasibility Report for Kivalina

1998 April
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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
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Aqqaluk Deposit Red Dog Mine Extension-Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement

2009 October
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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.

1950s and 1960s Lagoon Edge

1950
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Climate Change, Coastal Erosion
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All, People's Maps

Simik

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

Kivalina Relocation Planning Project Master Plan

2006 June
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Relocation History, All
Summary: 
A study and comparison of six potential relocation sites for Kivalina.

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
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Ecology and Environment, Animals, Ocean, Sea Ice, Territory, Occupation and Use, Subsistence, Hunting, Spring, Summer
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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."

Figures for Kivalina Evacuation and School Site Access Road Environmental Assessment

2018 January
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An Examination of Erosion Issues in the Communities of Bethel, Dillingham, Kaktovik, Kivalina, Newtok, Shishmaref, and Unalakleet

2006 April
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Alaska Baseline Erosion Assessment-Study Findings and Technical Report

2009 March
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9th Circuit Court of Appeals Decision in Kivalina v. Exxon

2012 September 21st
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"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
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Kivalina Erosion Control Project-Environmental Assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact

2007 September
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Kivalina Strategic Management Plan

2016 September
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Noatak

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

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Historic summer time migratory route as mapped by Alaska Department of Fish and Game

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

2009 June
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"Present Migration" route of Beluga whale in the Kivalina territory

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Today's summer time migratory route as mapped by Alaska Department of Fish and Game

Kivalina Seawall Damage Analysis

2006 October 11th
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Kuugruaq Relocation Site

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City and Native Village Offices

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Two story building shared by the City and Native Village of Kivalina

McQueen School

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Red Dog Creek

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Port Site Housing

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Ore Storage Buildings

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Port Road

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