Project Description: The Ekuk Beach is eroding, set net commercial fishers are facing a natural infrastructure failure. It needs to be protected. First objective is to find engineering solutions.
People/Organizations responsible for completing these steps: Ekuk Village Council, Ekuk Fisheries, Commercial fishers.
Costs: $70,000 for feasibility study
Funding Partners: Army Core of Engineers, Denali Commission, Ekuk IGAP, EDA
- Three options for beach protection. One chosen solution, and implementation.
Key Project Contact:
Name: Jennifer Robinette
Title: Ekuk Environmental Coordinator
Organization: Native Village of Ekuk