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Record #147763:

Inuit knowledge of long-term changes in a population of Arctic tundra caribou / Michael A.D. Ferguson, Robert G. Williamson, François Messier.

Title: Inuit knowledge of long-term changes in a population of Arctic tundra caribou / Michael A.D. Ferguson, Robert G. Williamson, François Messier.
Author(s): Ferguson, Michael A. D.
Williamson, Robert G.
Messier, François.
Date: 1998.
In: Arctic. (1998.), Vol. 51(3) (1998)
Abstract: Presents composite view of caribou population changes on southern Baffin Island derived from observations of 43 Inuit elders and active hunters. Then presents indices of change in population abundance derived from Inuit knowledge. Concludes with discussion of Inuit knowledge suggesting that population fluctuations are cyclic, and compares Inuit knowledge with reports by non-Inuit.
Notes:

Arctic. Vol. 51(3) :201-219 (1998).

Keywords: 39 -- Ethnography: Eskimo.
113/119 -- Attitudes to nature.
63 -- Renewable resources.
599.735.3 -- Cervidae: Rangifer tarandus.
H6 -- Zoology: mammals.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440) -- Northwest Territories.
(*462) -- Baffin Island.
SPRI record no.: 147763

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