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When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Inuit Observations of Environmental Changes, Version 1
Entry ID: NSIDC-0650_1


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

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 70.47   S: 70.47   E: -68.52   W: -68.52
  N: 64.28   S: 64.28   E: -96.07   W: -96.07

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Inuit Observations of Environmental Changes, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1920-01-01
Stop Date: 2001-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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