When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Inuit Observations of Environmental Change
Entry ID: ARCSS122

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Summary
Abstract: Uggianaqtuq (pronounced OOG-gi-a-nak-took) is a North Baffin Inuktitut word that means to behave unexpectedly, or in an unfamiliar way. From the perspective of many hunters and elders in the Arctic, the weather has been uggianaqtuq in recent years. In this interactive, multi-media CD-ROM, Inuit from two communties, Baker Lake (Qamani'tuaq) and Clyde River (Kangiktugaapik) in Nunavut, Canada, ... View entire text
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Description: ELOKA Web Site
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 64.28   S: 64.28   E: -96.07   W: -96.07
  N: 70.47   S: 70.47   E: -68.52   W: -68.52

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Shari Fox
Dataset Title: When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Inuit Observations of Environmental Change
Dataset Release Date: 2004-03-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss122.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1920-01-01
Stop Date: 2001-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints The contents of the CD-ROM are intended for educational use only and are not to be used for commercial purposes. No part of the CD-ROM may be copied or reproduced in any way without permission from the author.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Format: HTML
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
University of Colorado
National Snow and Ice Data Center/World Data Center for Glaciology
449 UCB
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Publications/References
This CD-ROM is a supplement to a dissertation by Shari Fox entitled,'When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Linking Inuit and Scientific Observations of Recent Environmental Change in Nunavut, Canada.' Ph.D. dissertation, Department of Geography, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado. U.S.A. 2004.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-25
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