A firsthand account documents how rising temperatures in the Arctic are depleting food sources and putting the animals at risk
By Text And Photography By Matthias Breiter
Published December 2, 2008
Updated July 1, 2016
Fireweed drapes a purple blanket over the disturbed soils of the coastal lowlands. Just a few days earlier, the flowers stood tall. Now, many are beaten down by a major storm that passed through, battering the exposed shores for a full day.
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