For the first time in the United States, a technology traditionally used on humans is testing possible widespread threats to food security.
Local responders and the Coast Guard continue cleaning up the oily substance floating off the coast of Shishmaref. The source of the spill remains unknown.
Despite precarious ice conditions, local responders in Shishmaref are working to absorb the oily sheen discovered off the island’s north coast last week. The source of the substance remains unknown.