Mar 15, 2016

As Climate Change Heats Up, Arctic Residents Struggle to Keep Their Homes

Atmautluak, AK
USA
by
Heather Hansman
,
The Guardian
There’s a shortage of housing solutions in the far north, where the Arctic is warming faster than expected. Photo: Christophe Boisvieux, Corbis
There’s a shortage of housing solutions in the far north, where the Arctic is warming faster than expected. Photo: Christophe Boisvieux, Corbis

Climate change has brought a myriad of issues to the far north, but rising sea levels are now threatening existing home owners and contributing to housing shortages