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Alaska Villages Run Dry And Residents Worry About A 'Future Of No Water'

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Alaska Villages Run Dry And Residents Worry About A 'Future Of No Water'

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Residents are desperately trying to conserve water in the Native village of Nanwalek, located on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula south of Anchorage. The village, home to the Sugpiaq tribe, is currently in a severe drought. Nina Kvasnikoff's family is eating off paper plates, collecting water from the ocean …

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