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Main Title The earth is faster now : indigenous observations of Arctic environmental change /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Krupnik, Igor.
Jolly, Dyanna.
Publisher Arctic Research Consortium of the United States,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 51652926
ISBN 0972044906; 9780972044905
Subjects Climatic changes--Arctic regions ; Arctic regions--Climate ; Indians of North America ; Climatology ; Klimatfèorändringar--miljèoaspekter--Arktis ; Ursprungsbefolkningar--etnobiologi--Arktis ; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects--Arctic regions
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QC994.8.E37 2002 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/26/2012
Collation xxvii, 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
"In cooperation with the Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution." Includes bibliographical references. Sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Arctic Social Sciences Program
Contents Notes
Foreword: Where a storm is a symphony and land and ice are one / Jose A. Kusugak -- These are things that are really happening : Inuit perspectives on the evidence and impacts of climate change in Nunavut / Shari Fox -- Community contributions to ecological monitoring : knowledge co-production in the U.S.-Canada Arctic borderlands / Gary Kofinas with the communities of Aklavik, Arctic Village, Old Crow, and Fort McPherson -- We can't predict the weather like we used to : Inuvialuit observations of climate change, Sachs Harbour, western Canadian Arctic / Dyanna Jolly [and others] -- Coastal sea ice watch : private confessions of a convert to indigenous knowledge / David Norton -- Watching ice and weather our way : some lessons from Yupik observations of sea ice and weather on St. Lawrence Island, Alaska / Igor Krupnik -- Nowadays it is not the same : Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit, climate and caribou in the Kitikmeot region of Nunavut, Canada / Natasha Thorpe [and others] -- Travelling with Fred George : the changing ways of Yup'ik star navigation in Akiachak, western Alaska / Claudette Bradley -- Climate change and health in Nunavik and Labrador : lessons from Inuit knowledge / Christopher Furgal, Daniel Martin and Pierre Gosselin -- Putting the human face on climate change through community workshops : Inuit knowledge, partnerships, and research / Scott Nickels [and others] -- Epilogue: Making sense of arctic environmental change? / Fikret Berkes -- Appendix: Snowchange 2002 : indigenous views on climate change : a circumpolar perspective / Tero Mustonen.