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Kivalina, the first American village to fall victim to climate change

Kivalina sits on a narrow strip of land along Alaska’s west coast. And its villagers could soon become America’s first climate change refugees…

01/03/2020 8:01 AM
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  • Karen C.
    02/09/2020 21:50

    Www.stopthecrime.net

  • Karen C.
    02/09/2020 21:50

    Www.geoengineeringwatch.org

  • John Q.
    02/08/2020 22:47

    Didn’t there used to be a land bridge connecting Asia to North America? Damñ those Americans and their SUVs!!

  • John Q.
    02/08/2020 22:46

    Didn’t there used to be a land bridge connecting Asia to North America? Damn those Americans and their SUVs!!

  • Jho E.
    02/08/2020 14:03

    Informative

  • Hemp I.
    02/08/2020 06:30

    Hemp should be grown to replace those products which are damaging our planet

  • Dan R.
    02/08/2020 04:48

    As the permafrost continues to defrost it emits CO2 trapped for centuries

  • Elisha F.
    02/08/2020 02:10

    We just gonna pretend Atlantis didn't sink into the ocean first?

  • Lynette F.
    02/08/2020 00:41

    How is Holland

  • Mark C.
    02/07/2020 22:00

    Send Greta....permanently

  • Isabelle G.
    02/07/2020 20:34

    Is that where the people of Miami are going?

  • Jeanine S.
    02/07/2020 20:03

    Interesting

  • Mark B.
    02/07/2020 18:35

    It is a "sand bar"...irony is...they are probably all in the fishing industry. Certainly not farming. They are there for a reason...to be bear the water. Do they not allow "boats" in Alaska? They make the claim only accessed by airplane 🤣🤣

  • Rafael M.
    02/07/2020 18:11

    People who make their homes right along the sea shore just above sea level are on borrowed time and that's not a new thing ... oceans do what they do... erosion never stops... and never will... storms and storm surge given time will destroy them...

  • Patrick F.
    02/07/2020 18:10

    Get out of there

  • Kris L.
    02/07/2020 17:46

    Then there's that pesky old Bering Land Brigde thing that happened thousands of years ago allowing their ancestors to arrive there in the first place, so............

  • Shawn E.
    02/07/2020 17:24

    Time to move.. this little spit is going to disappear with or without mankind.. Ya got 5 years, move....

  • Pat H.
    02/07/2020 17:17

    They are not the first. The first refugees are from a Louisiana island town, forget the name, but they're already sinking and it's almost entirely abandoned already.

  • Gilbert A.
    02/07/2020 17:15

    What a stupid spot to build. Even worse than below sea level but onat insane freaking sea new orleans

  • Füstös J.
    02/07/2020 17:04

    Climate hoax beggars wanting free everything as usual.