A Heat Wave Left Arctic Sea Ice Near a Record Winter Low. This Town Is Paying the Price.

Waves batter Little Diomede Island, where the coastal community is normally protected by ice through the winter. This year was different. Credit: Frances Ozenna

The second-lowest winter sea ice extent on record has isolated Bering Sea native communities and put coastal residents at the mercy of storms and waves.

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