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Newtok Planning Group

Newtok Village Relocation History

Part Six: References


Berardi, Gigi. "Schools, Settlement, and Sanitation in Alaska Native Villages." Ethnohistory Spring 46.2 (1999): 329-59.

City of Newtok, Alaska. Prepared by Woodward-Clyde Consultants. Ninglick River Erosion Assessment. 24 Feb. 1984.
http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/dca/planning/pub/Ninglick_River_Erosion_Assessment_Addendum.pdf .

City of Newtok, Alaska. Prepared by Woodward-Clyde Consultants. Ninglick River Erosion Assessment, Addendum. 29 Nov. 1984.
http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/dca/planning/pub/Ninglick_River_Erosion_Assessment_Addendum.pdf .

Fienup-Riordan, Ann. The Nelson Island Eskimo: Social Structure and Ritual Distribution. Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Pacific UP, 1983.

Fienup-Riordan, Ann. "Yaqulget Qaillun Pilartat (What the Birds Do): Yup’ik Eskimo Understanding of Geese and Those Who Study Them." Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America 52.1 (1999): 1-22. 22 Mar. 2007
http://pubs.aina.ucalgary.ca/arctic/Arctic52-1-1.pdf.

Newtok Traditional Council & Bureau of Indian Affairs. Prepared by ASCG Incorporated. Newtok Transportation Plan. Dec. 2001.
http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/dca/planning/pub/Newtok_FINAL_Plan.pdf.

Newtok Traditional Council. Prepared by ASCG, Inc. Newtok Background for Relocation Report. Jan. 2004.
http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/dca/plans/NewtokBackgroundRelocation2004.pdf .

Pete, Mary C., and Ronald E. Kreher. State of Alaska. Department of Fish and Game. Division of Subsistence. Technical Paper No. 144: Subsistence Herring Fishing in the Nelson Island District 1986. Dec. 1986.
http://www.subsistence.adfg.state.ak.us/TechPap/tp144.pdf

Pete, Mary C. State of Alaska. Department of Fish and Game. Division of Subsistence. Technical Paper No. 192: Subsistence Herring Fishing in the Eastern Bering Sea Region: Nelson Island, Nunivak Island, and Kuskokwim Bay. Feb. 1991. 22 Mar. 2007
http://www.subsistence.adfg.state.ak.us/TechPap/tp192.pdf.

Pete, Mary C. State of Alaska. Department of Fish and Game. Division of Subsistence. Technical Paper Number 113: Subsistence Use of Herring in the Nelson Island Region of Alaska. Oct. 1984. 22 Mar. 2007
http://www.subsistence.adfg.state.ak.us/TechPap/tp113.pdf.

State of Alaska. Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development. Division of Community Advocacy (Formerly Department of Community & Regional Affairs). Community Profile of Newtok. Draft, 1986.

State of Alaska. Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development. Division of Community and Regional Affairs. Community Database Online.
https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/dcra/DCRAExternal.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska District. Alaska Villages Erosion Technical Assistance. Prepared by Tetra Tech, Inc. Newtok, Alaska: Preliminary Relocation Planning Analysis. Feb. 2006.
http://www.commerce.state.ak.us/dca/planning/FINAL_Report020306.doc.

U.S. General Accounting Office. Report to Congressional Committees: Alaska Native Villages -- Most are Affected by Flooding and Erosion, But Few Qualify for Federal Assistance (GAO-04-142. Dec. 2003. http://www.gao.gov/cgibin/getrpt?GAO-04-142 .

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuge. Newtok Land Exchange Briefing Report. Oct. 2001.

For more information contact:

Sally Russell Cox

Division of Community and Regional Affairs
Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
550 West 7th Avenue, Suite 1640
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907) 269-4588 FAX: (907) 269-4066
Email:sally.cox@alaska.gov