Cosmos Hills Hydrologic Network
Shishmaref Airport Weather Station
Educational Resources

Visit the Kobuk Kids Greenhouse Weather Information

How are water, climate, and energy important to communities in the Kobuk River Watershed?

  • How does the weather impact streams and rivers near Ambler, Shungnak, and Kobuk?
  • Can weather information help you know:
    • When to pick berries?
    • When to go hunting?
    • How to dress for the nearby basketball game?
  • Can stream and river information help you know:
    • When to place your nets out?
    • When a barge can make it up river?
    • Current Ice conditions?
  • How would native knowledge and understanding better help understand local streams and rivers?
  • Will climate change impact local streams and rivers? How can both people and nature adapt?
  • How would hydropower save your school funds?
  • How would hydropower save your community funds?
  • How would hydropower impact you?

Play the below puzzles to learn more both about hydrology, weather, water and the Inupiaq language

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Last updated: 19 October 2011
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