Topics » Climate Change   Sept. 17, 2013

Life at the 'Top of the World'

Way of Life at Risk

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Barrow, AlaskaPoint BarrowInupiat CultureExtreme TemperaturesSubsistence Lifestyle'$10 For a Gallon of Milk'Changing ClimateDiminishing Sea IceLooking for IceNew Shipping RoutesCoastal ErosionThe Effect of IndustryWay of Life at Risk

Way of Life at Risk

Barrow native Michael Donovan believes that the subsistence lifestyle he learned from his ancestors is at risk, due to rising temperatures and melting sea ice.

Photo Essay

Photo Essay