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Alaska Rural Water and Sanitation Working Group

A USARC-Coordinated Working Group

January 18, 2017 | Anchorage, Alaska

Progress Towards Providing In-Home Water and Sanitation Services in Rural Alaska Homes: Healthy Alaskans 2020 Indicator #19

A Session at the 2017 Alaska Public Health Association Health Summit

Healthy Alaskans 2020 Indicator #19 relates to the proportion of rural Alaska homes that have in-home water and sanitation service. This session will report on progress towards that goal and new data and innovations that will help us improve health through increasing access to this important underlying determinant.


Bill Griffith
Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation,
Division of Water

Dennis Wagner
US Environmental Protection Agency

Jonathan Bressler
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services