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The demise of the honey bucket.
September 23, 2002 1:19 PM   Subscribe

The demise of the honey bucket. Many of us take running water and sewage services for granted. The Alaska Dept of Environmental Conservation is slowly converting rural Eskimo villages from a "fill and haul a bucket" sewage/water system to modern services. A fascinating look into the logistics required to bring these services into remote Artic villages.
posted by patrickje (1 comment total)

 
Just when I thought I'd left honey buckets and outhouses behind, I find them popping up on Metafilter.
posted by littlegirlblue at 7:02 PM on September 23, 2002


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