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Shrinking Fishing Towns Wonder, Where Did All the Salmon Go?

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert embarked on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and the revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow the team’s updates from the field in Explorers Journal. —— On a sunny day in Nome, we strapped our gear onto our ATVs…

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Shrinking Fishing Towns Wonder, Where Did All the Salmon Go?

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert embarked on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and the revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow the team’s updates from the field in Explorers Journal. —— On a sunny day in Nome, we strapped our gear onto our ATVs…

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$16 Breadsticks: The High Cost of Living in Nome, Alaska

National Geographic Young Explorers Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert and Charu Jaiswal are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— We landed on the tarmac in Anchorage at 12:30 am (4:30 am Toronto time), and after…

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$16 Breadsticks: The High Cost of Living in Nome, Alaska

National Geographic Young Explorers Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert and Charu Jaiswal are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— We landed on the tarmac in Anchorage at 12:30 am (4:30 am Toronto time), and after…

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On the Alaskan Tundra: Picking & Preserving Berries for Winter Months

National Geographic Young Explorers Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert and Charu Jaiswal are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— On Friday evening we went blueberry picking with Nikki and her four-year-old daughter Macey. Nikki’s grandma,…

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On the Alaskan Tundra: Picking & Preserving Berries for Winter Months

National Geographic Young Explorers Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert and Charu Jaiswal are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— On Friday evening we went blueberry picking with Nikki and her four-year-old daughter Macey. Nikki’s grandma,…

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On the Alaskan Tundra: Picking & Preserving Berries for Winter Months

National Geographic Young Explorers Jenny Miller, Sarah Robert and Charu Jaiswal are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— On Friday evening we went blueberry picking with Nikki and her four-year-old daughter Macey. Nikki’s grandma,…

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Nome Sweet Home: Finding a Place to Live in Nome, Alaska

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Sarah Robert and Jenny Miller are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— Welcome to our humble abode in Nome, where we’ll be staying for a…

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Nome Sweet Home: Finding a Place to Live in Nome, Alaska

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Sarah Robert and Jenny Miller are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— Welcome to our humble abode in Nome, where we’ll be staying for a…

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Nome Sweet Home: Finding a Place to Live in Nome, Alaska

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Sarah Robert and Jenny Miller are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska to document food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— Welcome to our humble abode in Nome, where we’ll be staying for a…

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Young People Look to Old Ways of Hunting and Gathering

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Sarah Robert and Jenny Miller are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska documenting food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— We are National Geographic Society’s newest Young Explorers grantees and we’re filming a…

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Young People Look to Old Ways of Hunting and Gathering

National Geographic Young Explorers Charu Jaiswal, Sarah Robert and Jenny Miller are embarking on a one-month expedition to Alaska documenting food scarcity and a revival of hunting and gathering among young people. Follow team’s updates from the field on Explorers Journal. —— We are National Geographic Society’s newest Young Explorers grantees and we’re filming a…

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