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Warming brings unwelcome change to Alaska villages

...concerns. Beavers have colonized the Wulik River, Kivalina's main source for...Beavers are not the only change along Wulik River. Villagers have watched the tundra...river bank slumps all along the Wulik River," said Millie Hawley, president...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-03-27/warming-brings-unwelcome-change-alaska-
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Village beset by water woes gets setback

...in the Inupiat Eskimo village that is perpetually strapped for cash. But recent rains have stirred up the mud in the Wulik River - the source of Kivalina's water supply - and water pumping was halted after the village ran out of two kinds of filters...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-09-16/village-beset-water-woes-gets-setback
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Water-starved village gets last-minute help

...operates in the community, 83 miles north of the Arctic Circle.The pressing goal is to begin pumping water from the Wulik River to the community storage tanks while there's still time.Millie Hawley, president of Kivalina's tribal council...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-25/water-starved-village-gets-last-minute-
State
Warming brings unwelcome change to Alaska villages

...concerns. Beavers have colonized the Wulik River, Kivalina's main source for...Beavers are not the only change along Wulik River. Villagers have watched the tundra...river bank slumps all along the Wulik River," said Millie Hawley, president...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032811/sta_806546506.shtml
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Hello, Dolly: Kenai angler lands world-record Dolly Varden

...caught this world-record Dolly," said Mike Curtiss of Kenai. Curtiss was fishing above the Arctic Circle on the Wulik River about 80 miles northwest of Kotzebue. On his first day out,Oct. 9, he found a deep hole in a shallow, slow-moving...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102702/out_bigfidh.shtml
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Alaska village short of water as winter approaches

...will prevent any further transfers of water from the Wulik River into the city's two unfilled storage tanks, the latest...August - to extract a year's supply of water from the Wulik River. The pipe freezes in winter and there's too much ice...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-10-10/alaska-village-short-water-winter-appro
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Heavy rain creates water problem in Alaska village

...village on a Chukchi Sea barrier reef.High water on the Wulik River knocked out a portion of the three-mile PVC pipe that...August - to extract a year's supply of water from the Wulik River. The pipe freezes in winter and there's too much ice...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-08-22/heavy-rain-creates-water-problem-alaska
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Red Dog Mine violates the Clean Water Act

...wastewater, into Red Dog Creek, which flows into the Wulik River, according to court documents. Kivalina, 66 miles...permit the agency is preparing. She said the water in the Wulik River is safe. Teck Cominco argued in its response to the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080306/sta_20060803017.shtml
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Mine loses battle over pollution permit

...permit. The federal permit would have allowed more cyanide, zinc, selenium, lead and total dissolved solids into the Wulik River, villagers said. Enoch Adams Jr., vice president of the Native Village of Kivalina, has called the permit a "license...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032810/sta_597370382.shtml
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Village of Kivalina faces tight repair deadline

...Kivalina's landfill and damaged the community's water system, which pulls drinking water by pipe from the nearby Wulik River. The pipe was broken in places and "some parts went out to sea," Mitchell said.The damage to the pipeline left...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-09-04/village-kivalina-faces-tight-repair-dea
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