He said bringing students to the edge of ANWR to examine arctic soils was life. NANA Regional Corporation in Kotzebue came in at number three SNCs. Map showing Alaskas National Parks and Monuments courtesy of NPS The park is accessed by bush plane from either the village of Kotzebue or village of. FAIRBANKS In a trip last year that highlighted the impacts of global climate change on Alaska, President Barack Obama announced plans in Kotzebue to create new highquality, highresolution maps of Alaska He made good on. In efforts to track these changes and mitigate the risks they present, a White Housebacked project plans to create. Alaska The presidents weeklong trip to the Last Frontier has largely focused on climate changeKotzebue is in danger of being wiped off the map due to the rising sea levelbut in a speech Tuesday evening, he focused on something else. native who teaches math in Kotzebue, Alaska, spends his summers in Quincy and travels around To pursue his passion, Ellsworth relies on detailed topographical maps, a handheld Global Positioning System the size of a. Nina Vaal, the Chukotka regions minister for culture and native affairs, left, examined a walrus tusk with Alice Davis, an Alaskan craft maker Elisavietta Ritchie for The New York Times Map of Alaska highlighting Kotzebue. ANCHORAGE, Alaska AP President Barack Obama brought the power of the presidential pulpit to Alaska on Monday, aiming to thrust climate change to the forefront of the global the Arctic Circle when he visits Kotzebue. "On this issue of all issues there is such a thing as being too late," Obama presidents in Kotzebue," quipped Alaska Gov Bill Walker, who flew with Obama to Anchorage The White House unveiled a new National Park Service.