PHOTOGRAPHY: Wrong Way Home
Bristol Bay Basin, Aleknagik
Yupik's returning to their homes would sometimes become lost in the fog and were swept up by the Wood River to Aleknagik Lake by the tide.
Aleknagik translates to "Wrong Way Home".
President Obama designated the pristine waters of The Bristol Bay as off limits to consideration for oil and gas leasing, December 16, 2014; Protecting and preserving the homes and livelihoods of those communities living in one of Alaska's most productive, beautiful, and ecologically rich Native communites.