The citizens of that town in Alaska have a choice to be isolated or go to a bigger town in Alaska. We don't need to destroy our environment more than we already have. The environment is one of americas greatest tourist attractions and benefits our economy. Especially Alaska and southern states like North Carolina were the environment makes up a large portion of the economy because of all the natural sites. If we destroy the environment more that means the US fails and the world does. Other countries and future generations don't need to pay for our mistakes.