Arctic Program

Arctic Program

The Arctic Program advocates for habitat and wildlife protections in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska and marine mammal and migratory waterfowl habitat protection in the Arctic Ocean and outer continental shelf.

Climate Change and Energy

Climate Change and Energy

Climate change is already affecting wild and inhabited parts of Alaska, plant and animal species, and whole ecosystems, with direct and indirect impacts on Alaskans. It is already affecting recreational opportunities, subsistence practices, public health, economic...
Clean Water and Mining

Clean Water and Mining

Mining practices and related infrastructure developments such as construction of roads and utilities often compromise wildlife habitat, adversely impact water quality, affect places used for subsistence and recreational purposes, and accelerate climate change. We work...
Local and Legislative

Local and Legislative

Local, statewide, and national grassroots organizing around Alaska environmental issues especially poor air quality. Track and act upon related legislation moving through Alaska State legislative bodies.
Youth and Education

Youth and Education

Educating and developing youth in our community is strongly supported by the Northern Center membership through direct, designated donations. These funds directly support a local summer camp for children, environmental youth groups, and summer...