The slide show above gives glimpses of life in the dozens of villages in Alaska that lack flush toilets and running water.
To find out more, click on the links below, Parts 1-5, to see and hear the series "Kick the Bucket: Rural Sanitation in Alaska."
This project was made possible with the support of: Annenberg School for Communications and Journalism, University of Southern California; the Dennis A. Hunt Fund for Health Journalism; RAVN Airlines, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Sonosky, Chambers, Sachse, Miller & Munson, and KYUK-FM in Bethel, Alaska. A special thanks goes to KYUK's Charles Enoch, field producer for interviews in Bethel, Kwethluk, and Tuntutuliak.