Site visit in Koyuk with Scientist Lindsey Parkinson, November 10, 2017              
November 10, 2017                  
  

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Plant ecologist Lindsey Parkinson engages students in a cloud cover activity. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Koyuk School. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Ice starts to form on Norton Sound. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

BSSD In-Service, Unalakleet               
October 16-18, 2017                  
  

Aerial photo of the Alaska Range with a glacier on a site visit trip. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
A raven and a gull feast on a Beluga whale carcass at the beach in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
A thin layer of ice floats on the ocean in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

Site Visit in Savoonga & Gambell with Scientist Alexis Will                 
October 5-6, 2017               

Windmills help generate energy in the village of Gambell. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Sea bird scientist Alexis Will leads a discussion on murres' diet during a REACH Up school visit in Savoonga. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Water lines run over the tundra to houses in Savoonga. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

REACHUp                      
Science & Culture Camp, August 2017

 
Tyler Ivanoff shares hunting stories at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Arnold Eakon explains diesel engine operations to the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp participants at the Unalakleet Valley Electric Cooperative in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
 
Roberta Walker (top left) leads educators on an activity to identify invertebrates along the North River during the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Matt Macander (far right) leads a drone survey at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Abigail Takak demostrates salmon filleting techniques at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Hills and rivers in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

 

REACHUp                      
Culminating Workshop, April 2017


Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff toured the Permafrost tunnel. Here, an ice wedge is illuminated from behind
. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) Permafrost Tunnel.
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff in the Permafrost tunnel. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL).
 
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff in the Permafrost tunnel. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL).
Everyone took a trip to view the pipeline by Fox . Not far from the Permafrost Tunnel, teachers had an opportunity to see the pipeline up close. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers went on a Behind-the-Scenes tour at the UAF Large Animal Research Station (LARS). Here, a yearling muskox is shedding its qiviut. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of LARS.
Teachers were treated to a performance by the Iñu-Yupiaq Dance Group, a student organization at UAF.  Some members of the dance group are Yup'ik language majors, and also presented a lesson about the Yup'ik language. Photo by K-12 Staff.

REACHUp                      
Science & Culture Camp, August 2016


Teachers and Cultural Knowledge Bearers work together on REACHUp lessons
. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff preparing to go on Unalakleet River. Photo by K-12 Staff.
 
Participants are given a lesson in forest ecology. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Kari Rasmussen leads a lesson about moose . Photo by K-12 Staff.
The kitchen at Camp provides excellent food for participants. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers work through the REACHUp lessons about building on permafrost. Photo by K-12 Staff.

 

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