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Snapshots

  1. Arctic Sunlight

    Snapshot Title: Arctic Sunlight
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Maniilaq Health Center Kotzebue Alaska November 30 2007
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Kotzebue's location 33 miles above the Arctic Circle doesn't give us 6 months of winter darkness. That only happens at the North and South Poles. On November 30 in Kotzebue, the sun was above the hori...



  2. Alaska transportation

    Snapshot Title: Alaska transportation
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Maniilaq Health Center Kotzebue Alaska November 30 2007
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    There are a lot of cars and truck on the streets of Kotzebue these days, but ATV's and snowmobiles are still popular for everyday commuting.



  3. Maniilaq Health Center

    Snapshot Title: Maniilaq Health Center
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Maniilaq Health Center Kotzebue Alaska November 30 2007
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:



  4. electric truck?

    Snapshot Title: electric truck?
    Taken by: Ella Derbyshire

    Image: Maniilaq Health Center Kotzebue Alaska November 30 2007
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    It gets really cold in Kotzebue. It gets so cold that oil turns to greasy sludge in the winter. And so,to start our cars and trucks and even ATV's, we have electric heaters to warm and thin the oil.