Immediate Action Work Group

The Immediate Action Work Group (IAWG) deals with the early assessment and development of an action plan addressing climate change impacts on coastal and other vulnerable communities in Alaska.

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Members Include:


Upcoming Events: no additional meetings are planned at this time.


IAWG Reports and Related Publications:


Communities Impacted by Climate Change

The six Communities listed below were determined by the Immediate Action Work Group to be the most seriously affected by climate change. A future webpage will provide details about each community; for now, the community name is linked to their relocation website, if one is available, or to photos (Unalakleet).



Immediate Action Work Group Meetings

Click to go to the Immediate Action Work Group's meetings page. All meeting years and dates are listed.