The Bering Sea Elders Advisory Group was established in 2007 due to our concerns about the proximity of bottom trawling to some of our villages and the potential movement of industrial sheries into northern Bering Sea waters. That year many tribes promoted a bottom trawl boundary that was adopted by the North Paci c Fishery Management Council. [Details]http://eloka-arctic.org/communities/elders/advisory-group
Sep 26, 2018 · The Bering Sea Elders Group is comprised of Yup’ik, Cup’ik, and Inupiaq elders from 39 tribes along Alaska’s west coast. “It is our way," the resolution states, "to know a person, their actions, their beliefs, and their way of being before elevating them to an important position in the community.” [Details]https://www.kyuk.org/post/woman-s-word-evidence-bering-sea-elders-group-opposes...
Jun 08, 2018 · Currents, sea ice, and migrations of marine mammals and birds funnel through the Bering Strait, but it is a bottleneck to increasing ship traffic. *** The Bering Sea Elders Group is an association of elders appointed by 39 Tribes in the Yukon-Kuskokwim and Bering Strait regions of Alaska. [Details]https://newsmaven.io/indiancountrytoday/the-press-pool/statement-by-the-bering-sea...
As a result of her fellowship, Childers made substantial contributions to a series of important outcomes including, but not limited to, the building of a cultural and ecological foundation for the North Pacific Fishery Management Council northern bottom trawl boundary in the Bering Sea, formation of the Bering Sea Elders Group, completion of ... [Details]https://www.pewtrusts.org/en/projects/marine-fellows/fellows-directory/2007/dorothy...
It is with deep sadness that the Bering Sea Elders Group announces the passing of Executive Committee member, Ms. Georgianne Anasogak, a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and respected elder of Koyuk, Alaska. She passed unexpectedly shortly after attending a Bering Sea Elders Group Executive Committee meeting, in Anchorage, Alaska. [Details]https://www.facebook.com/beringsea.elders/posts
The newly designated "Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area" provides a great opportunity for tribes to exercise our self-determination in decisions affecting the ocean. Hear Frank Oxereok, representative for the Native Village of Wales in the Bering Sea Elders Group, thank President Obama for listening to our concerns. [Details]https://www.facebook.com/beringsea.elders
Mar 15, 2016 · Bering Sea Elders Group Disagrees, Joint U.S. - Canada Statement Developed Based on Direct Input . March 15, 2016 Tuesday AM (SitNews) - Contrary to what has been reported in the press, the U.S. - Canada Joint Statement was developed based on direct input from various Tribes and Indigenous residents, according to The Bering Sea Elders Group. [Details]http://www.sitnews.us/0316News/031516/031516_elders_group.html
Bering Sea Elders Group. Attorney: Natalie A. Landreth, Erin Dougherty Lynch The Bering Sea Elders Group is an alliance of thirty-nine Yup’ik and Inupiaq villages that seeks to protect the sensitive ecosystem of the Bering Sea, the subsistence lifestyle, and the sustainable communities that depend on it. [Details]https://www.narf.org/cases/bering-sea-elders-group
The Bering Sea Elders Group (BSEG) convened for its annual meeting in Anchorage, Alaska last week, Sept. 19-20, and passed four resolutions, including a resolution opposing confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. In addition, the group passed resolutions opposing House-passed bill … [Details]http://www.thearcticsounder.com/article/1840bering_sea_elders_group_opposes_supreme_court
January 5, 2018: The Bering Sea Elders Group strongly condemns the Trump Administration’s January 2018 decision to include the northern Bering Sea in the Five‐Year Outer Continental Shelf Offshore Leasing Program. For decades, our people have opposed oil and gas activity in our waters and we continue to oppose it today. [Details]http://www.beringseaelders.org