International climate research confirms what the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation in Old Crow have been experiencing for years: the Arctic landscape is changing dramatically due to global warming.
Some 2,000 solar panels were installed and the possibilities of harnessing wind energy are now also being explored. James Itsi (81): “The land, water and animals do not belong to us, they are on loan from future generations. It is therefore our responsibility to take good care of nature and maintain the balance, which means we must live more sustainably. Nature is our teachter.”