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Warming brings unwelcome change to Alaska villages

...health concerns. Beavers have colonized the Wulik River, Kivalina's main source for water...are symptoms. Kivalina hunters using the Wulik as a corridor to inland caribou herds have...Beavers are not the only change along Wulik River. Villagers have watched the tundra...

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

...transfer hose 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
State
Warming brings unwelcome change to Alaska villages

...health concerns. Beavers have colonized the Wulik River, Kivalina's main source for water...are symptoms. Kivalina hunters using the Wulik as a corridor to inland caribou herds have...Beavers are not the only change along Wulik River. Villagers have watched the tundra...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032811/sta_806546506.shtml
News
Alaska village short of water as winter approaches

...temperatures will prevent any further transfers of water from the Wulik River into the city's two unfilled storage tanks, the latest...and 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
State
Heavy rain creates water problem in Alaska village

...whaling village on a Chukchi Sea barrier reef.High water on the Wulik River knocked out a portion of the three-mile PVC pipe that...and 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
State
Hello, Dolly: Kenai angler lands world-record Dolly Varden

...and I 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
Outdoors
Red Dog Mine violates the Clean Water Act

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

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080306/sta_20060803017.shtml
News
Sudden appearance of orange goo mystifies remote Inupiat Eskimo village in Northwest Alaska

...and Kivalina River to the north and the Wulik River to the south. Villagers have never...went to a pump house two miles away on the Wulik River, and found the material there...need to be filled this summer from the Wulik River to make it through the winter, but...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2011-08-06/sudden-appearance-orange-goo-mystifies-
State
Mine loses battle over pollution permit

...discharge 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
News
Villages appeal Red Dog permit

...zones so Red Dog can put mining wastewater directly into the Wulik River, a stream that residents use for drinking water and food...into Red Dog Creek, which flows into Ikalukrok Creek and the Wulik River, which is used by the city of Kivalina for drinking water...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011810/sta_550978597.shtml

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