Climate Change Resources

Georgetown Tribal Council partnered with GEOS Institute to develop a Regional Climate Science Primer and a Vulnerability Assessment in 2017. Check out the final documents to learn more about climate change in the Middle Kuskokwim. Be sure to watch our short timelapse video that shows what life in Georgetown is like throughout the year and includes traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) from Elders in the Middle Kuskokwim.  

Regional Climate Science Primer

This document gives a brief introduction to finding out What is Climate Change?  It gives a detailed look at the Historical Trends, and Future Projections for Climate Change Impacts in the Middle Kuskokwim Region.

Published June 2017

Vulnerability Assessment

Combining Traditional Ecolgoical Knowledge with Western Science, with input from Georgetown Members & Staff and others from the area, this document gives detailed information about the Vulnerabilities we face due to the changing climate, and concludes with those vulnerabilities being ranked.  

A Year in Georgetown 2017-18

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