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Climate change effects on community health: observations from the Northwest Alaska.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature297296
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Presentation at the University of Alaska Anchorage. 41 slides
Publication Type
Conference/Meeting Material
Date
March 16, 2010
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Author Affiliation
Director, Center for Climate and Health, Alaska Natives Tribal Health Consortium. 41 slides.
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Presentation at the University of Alaska Anchorage. 41 slides
Date
March 16, 2010
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Conference/Meeting Material
File Size
3162656
Keywords
Alaska
Climate change
Sea ice
Permafrost
Temperatures
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Climate Change Effects on Traditional Food Cellars in Barrow, Alaska.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature297123
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Center for Climate and Health. CCH Bulletin No. 4. 9 p.
Publication Type
Report
Date
May 7, 2010
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Dingman, Heather
Leavitt, Price
Romanovsky, Vladimir
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium. Center for Climate and Health. CCH Bulletin No. 4. 9 p.
Date
May 7, 2010
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
522358
Keywords
Alaska
Barrow
Food Storage
Ice cellars
Permafrost
Abstract
This paper reports on a special health concern identified during surveys performed in November of 2009 and January 2010: the thawing of traditional, underground food storage cellars. Thawing permafrost is reducing the quality and quantity of food resources for some families, and resulting in cellars that have the potential to collapse and cause injury. In this Bulletin, the problem is described and recommendations are presented for performing comprehensive assessments of traditional ice cellars in Barrow and other Arctic communities.
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CCH-Bulletin-No-4-Climate-Change-Ice-Cellars-Barrow-Alaska.pdf

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Climate change effects on traditional Inupiat food cellars.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature297346
Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH Bulletin no. 1.
Publication Type
Article
Date
October 19, 2009
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Bell, Jacob
Rolin, Alicia
Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH Bulletin no. 1.
Date
October 19, 2009
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Article
File Size
2524774
Keywords
Alaska
Point Hope
Thawing soil
Food cellars
Traditional diet
Abstract
This paper reports on a special health concern identified in Point Hope during the Climate Change Health Impacts Assessment performed in May 2009: the thawing of traditional food storage cellars due to warming soil temperature. This problem is reducing the quality and quantity of food available to the residents of Point Hope. Adaptive strategies are necessary to restore food security in Point Hope and in other Arctic communities that depend on traditional storage cellars.
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Climate change in Kiana, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296269
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC).
Publication Type
Report
Date
2011
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Chavan, Raj
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC).
Date
2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
6655208
Keywords
Alaska
Kiana
Climate change
Water sanitation
Permafrost
Food security
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CCH_AR_102011_Climate-Change-in-Kiana.pdf

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Climate change in Kivalina, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296263
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United State Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2011
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Berner, James
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United State Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Date
2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
7989753
Keywords
Alaska
Kivalina
Climate change
Subsistence
Health web
Sanitation
Documents

Climate-Change-HIA-Report_Kivalina.pdf

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Climate change in Noatak, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296268
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2011
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Bell, Jake
Berner, James
Black, Mike
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Date
2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
8593504
Keywords
Alaska
Noatak
Climate change
Water sanitation
Subsistence
Erosion
Permafrost
Food security
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CCH_AR_062011_Climate-Change-in-Noatak.pdf

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Climate change in Pilot Point, Alaska: strategies for community healht

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature294104
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Center, Center for Climate and Health.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
Date
September 2013
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Flensburg, Susan
Shanigan, Nikki
Skarada, Jennifer
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Center, Center for Climate and Health.
Date
September 2013
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Book/Book Chapter
File Size
6152241
Keywords
Alaska
Temperature
Precipitation
Storms
Erosion
Landscape
Wildlife
Subsistence
Notes
This report documents climate change impacts and potential impacts as described by the local people and interpreted through the lens of public health. It is the sixth report in a series describing climate change across Alaska, and the first report to focus on the Bristol Bay Region.
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CCH_AR_092013_Climate-Change-in-PilotPoint.pdf

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Climate change in Point Hope, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296264
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative. 39 p.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2010
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Berner, James
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Rolin, Alicia
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative. 39 p.
Date
2010
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
6285714
Keywords
Alaska
Point Hope
Climate change
Sea level
Health web
Subsistence
Erosion
Permafrost
Water sanitation
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Climate-Change-HIA-Report_Point-Hope_0.pdf

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Climate change in Selawik, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296266
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). 42 p.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2012
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Chavan, Prithviraj
Berner, James
Black, Mike
Warren, John
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). 42 p.
Date
2012
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
9077605
Keywords
Alaska
Selawik
Climate change
Water sanitation
Health web
Food security
Permafrost
Erosion
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Climate-Change-in-Selawik-Alaska.pdf

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Source drinking water challenges changes to an arctic tundra lake.

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Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH bulletin no. 2.
Publication Type
Article
Date
October 19, 2009
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Rolin, Alicia
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH bulletin no. 2.
Date
October 19, 2009
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Article
File Size
1653510
Keywords
Alaska
Point Hope
Drinking Water
Climate change
Abstract
This paper reports on a special health concern identified in Point Hope, Alaska during a recent Climate and Health Assessment: disruption of drinking water treatment influenced by temperature driven increases in organic material in an Arctic tundra lake. Blooms of organic material have been observed in the past in the source water lake in Point Hope, but conditions have been extreme over the last two years. If warm temperatures continue, organic blooms will become a reoccurring problem for Point Hope and other communities that depend on tundra lakes for their water supply. Analysis of source water chemistry and biology is recommended, as is an analysis of possible adaptive operational procedures or design modifications that could improve water system efficiency.
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