Discovering myself while finding true north


League Staff | May 3, 2022
Molly Rettig is the author of "Finding True North," a journey back in time to discover what Alaska was like before the gold rush, and the ensuing resource booms that reshaped Alaska forever. Read more
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The importance of land acknowledgments


Corey Himrod | August 11, 2021
A land acknowledgment is a formal way to recognize the Indigenous peoples who have come before you, and who were removed — often violently — from their land due to colonization. Read more
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Acidification and the Arctic Ocean


League Staff | October 12, 2020
One of the more serious side effects of climate change is ocean acidification, which will change our oceans forever if action is not taken — and soon. Read more
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Climage change and skiing across the Wrangells


Emily Sullivan | February 5, 2020
(This piece originally appeared on the Voile V-Team Backcountry Blog.) When 18 Alaskans set out last Spring for the 2019 Alaska Mountain Wilderness Ski Classic, it didn't occur to anybody that the whole group would be shut down by Alaska’s changing climate. Read more
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