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Research planning in the face of change: the human role in reindeer/caribou systems

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2007

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Kofinas, Gary, Osherenko, Gail, Klein, David, and Forbes, Bruce, 2007, Research planning in the face of change: the human role in reindeer/caribou systems: Polar Research, v. 19, no. 1, p. 3-21.

Summary

Reindeer/caribou (Rangifer tarandus) constitute a biological resource of vital importance to the physical and cultural survival of Arctic residents since time immemorial. Recent and possible future economic, social and ecological changes raise concern for sustainability of these resources and the well-being of those who depend on them. In February 1999 eighty scientists, reindeer/caribou users and resource managers gathered in Rovaniemi, Finland, for an interdisciplinary workshop to develop a circumpolar research plan that addressed the sustainability of humanreindeer/caribou systems. Small working groups addressed six themes: hunting systems, herding systems, rengeland/habitat protection, minimizing industrial impacts, maintaining [...]

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DOI http://sciencebase.gov/vocab/identifierScheme 10.1111/j.1751-8369.2000.tb00323.x

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