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...years. Walrus, described by some as having a taste between veal and beef, is highly prized by Alaska Natives as a subsistence food to store for winter, with the adult male animals averaging 2,700 pounds. The sale of carved ivory from the tusks...
Fishermen sue over sunken vessel the water.The lawsuit claims the plaintiffs suffered loss of past and future income from commercial fishing, subsistence foods, subsistence and cultural activities and past and future damage to property.Named as defendants are the ship's...
Other places to focus anti-litter efforts

...person, Courtney Stroh, says that in her opinion the Kenai dipnet beaches are filthy. Granted at the height of subsistence food gathering at the beach in July and when the reds are in in great numbers, there are fish heads, tails and guts...
Local anthropologists research Dena'ina and Yup'ik perspective on the impact of mining in Bristol Bay

...Degradation of nutritional health due to diminishment of subsistence foods and lifestyles. ? Loss of political power due to becoming...opportunities due to the potential diminishment of subsistence foods and harvest preparation and the replacement of this with...
New NPR-A plan released

...000 animals in the Western Arctic Caribou Herd and the 55,000 animals in the Teshekpuk Caribou Herd, sources of subsistence food for 40 northern and western Alaska Native villages.Among areas restricted are environmentally sensitive Teshekpuk...
Alaska Natives battling for subsistence join in logging wars

...the area is that Bostwick Inlet not be touched. There's archaeological evidence that the area has been used for subsistence food gathering for thousands of years, according to Natives and the Forest Service. With relics of smokehouses, fish...
Scientist cite contaminant risk in Arctic subsistence to our discussions,'' she said. ''It's the only way for the Native people to gain knowledge.'' While subsistence foods hold some risk, Berner said the nutritional value of traditional Native foods outweighs that danger. The same can...
Environment must be monitored, but scare tactics wrong What others say

...unrestricted harvest and consumption of subsistence foods throughout Northwest Alaska...levels that it will not affect subsistence foods. Such dust is heavy and unlikely...impact on the environment and subsistence foods needs to be monitored by health...
Scientists, Natives work together for marine species research.

...Alaska Fairbanks. Those samples will ultimately provide a record for tracking the rise of contaminants in important subsistence food. When the International Whaling Commission decided that bowhead whales off Alaska's Arctic Coast had plummeted...
UAF research looks to heart of rehabilitation

...consumption of Alaska Native subsistence foods - particularly sea mammals...the relation of nutrition and subsistence food to diabetes among Yupik linked to consumption of subsistence food like sea mammals and fish that...


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