Alaska Outer Continental Shelf

This is the link to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement. ┬áThis is an indirect connection to sea ice…if you click on the Alaska link under the Region tab you can than click the Alaska Native Links. This site is important because the Native people of northern Alaska depend on the sea ice and the wildlife that live on, in, and around sea ice. Their (Inupiat people) way of life and their livelihood depends on the health of the oceans and sea ice. ┬áCheck out the Kid’s Page for great teaching resources!