WWF ‘The Circle’ Focus on Reindeer and Caribou

April 13, 2011 • Philip BurgessBlog

The WWF Global Arctic Programme has just released its quarterly publication ‘The Circle’. This edition has a focus on reindeer herding and caribou, entitled Reindeer and Caribou: Herds and Livelihood in Transition. This edition focusses on a number of themes that are current in the world of reindeer and caribou. Articles cover global warming, wild reindeer in Siberia, oil and gas impacts on Nenets reindeer husbandry and the impact of wind power development on reindeer herding districts in Sweden. Philip Burgess of ICR has an article on the Adaptation to Globalisation in the Arctic course which of course has a focus on reindeer husbandry.

Download the issue here.

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