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Reindeer, People, Pastures

Welcome to the world of reindeer husbandry. A project of the International Centre for Reindeer Husbandry and the Association of World Reindeer Herders (Assn WRH). This site will take you on a circum-Arctic tour of reindeer and people, a connection that is strong, ancient and profound. From the New World reindeer herding in Alaska, all the way around Eurasia, Mongolia and northern China, the world of Reindeer husbandry encompasses a wide diversity of peoples, languages, landscapes and cultures.

However, the livelihood is in essence, practiced in remarkably similar ways, speaking to a bond between people and reindeer that holds much wisdom about how to survive and thrive in some of the most inhospitable places on Earth. Need a beginners guide to reindeer husbandry? Start Here

News

EALLU AND ARCTIC INDIGENOUS PEOPLES´ FOOD SYSTEMS

EALLU AND ARCTIC INDIGENOUS PEOPLES´ FOOD SYSTEMS

Indigenous peoples´ food knowledge is essential to our future ability to adapt to the ongoing and future climate changes in the Arctic.

May 17, 2021

Копытные помогут ученым оценить перспективы развития оленеводства на Ямале

Копытные помогут ученым оценить перспективы развития оленеводства на Ямале

Ямальские ученые вернулись с полевых работ. Исследователи побывали на фактории Яхады-Яха, посетили Тамбей, Сеяху и Сабетту. Не обошли стороной и Еркуту. Именно там стартовал проект, который поможет обновить данные о жизни оленей в тундре 

May 7, 2021

300 reindeer found dead in Kamchatka

300 reindeer found dead in Kamchatka

The authorities of Kamchatka are checking information about death of approximately 300 reindeer in the Tigil region of the Kamchatsiy District of Russia.

May 4, 2021

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