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Snowchange Oral History - Work Among the Kolyma River Indigenous Societies in Siberia, Russia, Version 1

This data set includes oral history accounts from Indigenous people participating in the Snowchange project in Siberia, Russia. It provides geographic and environmental information from residents of two Indigenous Chukchi communities practicing seasonal nomadic reindeer herding and other subsistence activities that are being affected by climate change in Republic of Sakha-Yakutia, Siberia, in the Russian Federation.

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  • Boundaries > Administrative Divisions > ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS
  • Economic Resources > Agricultural Economics
  • Animal Science > Animal Ecology and Behavior > ANIMAL ECOLOGY AND BEHAVIOR
  • Animal Science > Animal Management Systems > ANIMAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
  • Environmental Impacts > Conservation > CONSERVATION
  • Infrastructure > Cultural Features > CULTURAL FEATURES
  • Animals/Vertebrates > Mammals > Even-toed Ungulates > EVEN-TOED UNGULATES
  • Land Use/Land Cover > Land Management > LAND MANAGEMENT
  • Land Use/Land Cover > Land Tenure > LAND TENURE
  • Animal Commodities > Livestock Products > LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS
  • Animals/Vertebrates > Mammals > MAMMALS
  • Frozen Ground > Permafrost > PERMAFROST
Data Format(s):
  • HTML
Spatial Coverage:
N: 71.24028, 
S: 66.85056, 
E: 164.74167, 
W: 153.38806
Platform(s):Not specified
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):Not specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 1930 to 31 December 2009
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Tero Mustonen

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Mustonen, T. 2011. Snowchange Oral History - Work Among the Kolyma River Indigenous Societies in Siberia, Russia, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: [Date Accessed].
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