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Climate Change Forcing Officials to Examine Water, Sewer Problem in Rural Alaska

January 13, 2011

Annie Feidt, APRN – Anchorage

There are still 4,000 homes in rural Alaska that don’t have access to piped water or sewer. Many more are using aging systems that need upgrading. And an unlikely culprit – climate change – is forcing government officials and engineers to look at using new technologies to correct the problem.

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