Scenes from my winter 2000 visit to Nunivak Island.

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Deluxe accomodations:
Folks from Mekoryuk set me up in my own house for the visit
the better to live out my Jack London fantasies... Here's the view from the
kitchen sink.

It was right on the Harbor. Here's the view. A two day thaw
results in a patch of open water

Here's another view of the harbor and village

Another village scene
Lots of wire in the skyline. They also have several stop signs!

Sunrise takes a while to come in Alaska in January
but it's worth waiting for.

Alaska is so big you sometimes forget to check out the details

The frozen Bering Sea & Shore , south of village.

This is a detail from a mural on the wall at Mekoryuk School.