TITLE

Native Canadian Hunters to Help Collect Wildlife Data

PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
GEOWorld;May2012, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that native Inuit hunters have been selected by the Nunavut Wildlife Management Board in Nunavut to help record wildlife harvest data using rugged notepads as part of an effort to explore the health of Arctic wildlife communities in the area.
ACCESSION #
76100256

 

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