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Climate threats to Alaska food security


Human caused climate change can seem like an abstract global problem, but when it begins to affect our food supply things get real, real quick.

For the latest edition of Sounds of the High Country, KDNK’s collaboration with the magazine HCN, Nelson Harvey spoke to writer Elizabeth Grossman about how native Alaskan tribes are seeing their wild food sources undermined by a changing climate. Grossman's story "Alaska's uncertain food future" appeared in a recent print issue of HCN.

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