Publications

Tribal leaders, scholars and others working with tribes on climate change issues are increasingly engaged in bringing tribal voices to academic literature, agency climate reports, and other publications to demonstrate the impacts of climate change on indigenous communities in the United States, and the measures tribes across the country are taking to address climate change. Abstracts and materials provided by the publications are included in the descriptions.

Publication Year Sort descending Geography Website
Riedlinger, Dyanna. 2001. Responding to climate change in northern communities: impacts and adaptations. Arctic 54(1):96–98/

Categories: tribe, indigenous

2001 Link
Sila Alangotok. 2001. Inuit Observations on Climate Change. Winnipeg, International Institute of Sustainable Development.

Categories: tribe, indigenous, Inuit knowledge

2001 Arctic Link
Kimmerer, Robin & Lake, Frank. (2001). Maintaining the Mosaic: The role of indigenous burning in land management. Journal of Forestry. 99. 36-41.

Categories: land management, forest management, indigenous burning, traditional knowledge, TEK

2001 Link
Whitehorse Declaration. 2001. Whitehorse Declaration on Northern Climate Change. Proceedings of climate change in the Circumpolar North: Summit and Sustainable technology Exposition, 19–21 March 2001, Whitehorse.

Categories: Climate change, Adaptation, tribe, indigenous, knowledge

2001 Arctic Link
Cruikshank, J., 2001. Glaciers and climate change: perspectives from oral tradition. Arctic, pp.377-393.

Categories: Southeast Alaska, environmental change, exploration narratives, Gulf of Alaska, Little Ice Age, oral tradition, science studies, traditional knowledge, Yukon, theory, western science, Indigenous sciences, glacier, social change, TEK, policy

2001 Alaska Link
Arnakak, Jaypeetee. 2002. Incorporation of Inuit Qaujimanituqangit, or Inuit traditional knowledge, into the Government of Nunavut. The Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development 3(1):Knowledge

Categories: Traditional Knowledge, Inuit traditional knowledge, Qaujimanituqangit (IQ), Sustainable Development, tribe, indigenous

2002 Canada, Arctic Link
Berkes, Fikret. 2002. Epilogue: Making Sense of Arctic Environmental Change? In The Earth is Faster Now: Indigenous Observations of Arctic Environmental Change. Krupnik, Igor, and Dyanna Jolly, eds. Fairbanks: ARCUS, pp. 334–349.

Categories: Climate change, Health, Inuit, Traditional Knowledge, tribe, indigenous

2002 Arctic, Alaska Link
Feltz, J.M., Moreau, M., Prins, E., McClaid-Cook, K., and Brown, I.F. (2002) Recent Validation Studies of the GOES Wildfire Automated Biomass Burning Algorithm (WF_ABBA). In North and South America, p. 7.3-7.9.

Categories: Wildfire, Biomass

2002 Link
Furgal, Chris., Martin, D., Gosselin, P., Viau, A., Labrador Inuit Association, and Nunavik Regional Board of Social Services. 2002. Climate Change in Nunavik and Labrador: What we know from science and Inuit ecological knowledge. Final project report prepared for Climate Change Action Fund. Beauport, Québec.

Categories: tribe, indigenous, Climate change, traditional knowledges, Science

2002
Krupnik, Igor, and Jolly, Dyanna (eds.). 2002. The Earth is Faster Now: Indigenous Observations of Arctic Environmental Change. Fairbanks, Alaska: Arctic Research Consortium of the United States. 384 pp. ISBN 0-9720449-0-6.

Categories: Arctic, indigenous knowledge, tribe, indigenous

2002 Arctic
Maynard NG, ed. (2002) Native peoples-native homelands climate change workshop report. U.S. national assessment on climate Change. U.S. Global Change Research Program, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

Categories: American Indians, Alaska Natives, Climate change, Traditional Knowledge, Place, tribe, indigenous

2002 United States Link
Norton, David. 2002. Coastal sea ice watch: Private confessions of a convert to indigenous knowledge. In The Earth Is Faster Now. Indigenous Observations of Arctic Environmental Change. Igor Krupnik and Dyanna Jolly, eds. Fairbanks: ARCUS, pp. 127–155

Categories: climate change scenario, tribe, indigenous

2002
Redsteer, M. Hiza (2002) Factors effecting dune mobility on the Navajo Nation, Arizona, USA. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Aeolian Research and The Global Change & Terrestrial Ecosystem-Soil Erosion Network, July 22-25, 2002, Lubbock Texas, USA: International Center for Arid and Semiarid Lands Studies, Texas Tech University, Lubbock Texas, USA Publication number 02-2, p.385

Categories: tribe, indigenous, Navajo Nation, Sand dune

2002
Aporta, Claudio. 2002. Life on the ice: understanding the codes of a changing environment. Polar Record 38: 341-354.

Categories: sea ice, environmental change, tribe, indigenous

2002 Arctic, Coastal Link
Christensen, K., 2003: Cooperative Drought Contingency Plan - Hualapai Reservation. Hualapai Tribe Department of Natural Resources, Peach Springs, AZ. URL ↩

Categories: Drought Contingency Plan, Hualapai, tribe, indigenous

2003 Southwest Link
DOC, 2003: Statement of Associate Administrator Levy on the Status of Telecommunications in Indian Country, US Department of Commerce to the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, Hearing on the Status of Telecommunications in Indian Country. May 22, 2003. U.S. Department of Commerce, Washington, D.C. URL ↩

Categories: Telecommunications, tribe, indigenous

2003 United States
Fox, Shari. 2003. When the Weather is Uggianaqtuq: Inuit Observations of Environmental Change. Boulder, Colorado USA: University of Colorado Geography Department Cartography Lab. Distributed by National Snow and Ice Data Center. CD-ROM http://nsidc.org/data/docs/arcss/arcss122/index.html

Categories: ARCSS Data Coordination Center, Baker Lake, Clyde River, Traditional Knowledge, Inuitt, Inuit climate knowledge, NSIDC, Nunavut, Weather, Seasonal Temperature Changes
Topographic Maps, Traditional Knowledge, Weather Unpredictability, tribe, indigenous

2003 Arctic
Landsberg, B. K., 2003: Major Acts of Congress. Includes Indian General Allotment Act (Dawes Act) (1887). Gale/Cengage Learning, 1178 pp.↩

Categories: tribe, indigenous, Allotment Act, Dawes Act

2003
Rizzo, D.M., and Garbelotto, M. (2003) Sudden Oak Death: Endangering California and Oregon Forest Ecosystems. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, Vol. 1, No.5, p. 197-204.

Categories: Sudden Oak Death, California, Oregon, coastal forests

2003 Northwest Link
Tano, M. L., J. M. Rubin, and K. C. Denham, 2003: Identifying the Burdens and Opportunities for Tribes and Communities in Federal Facility Cleanup Activities: Environmental Remediation Technology Assessment Matrix For Tribal and Community Decision-Makers. 65 pp., The International Institute for Indigenous Resource Management, Denver, CO. URL ↩

Categories: resource management, tribe, indigenous

2003 Link
Thorpe, Natasha, N. Hakongak, Eyegetok, Sandra, and the Kitikmeot Elders. 2003. Thunder on the Tundra. Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit of the Bathurst Caribou. Vancouver: Tuktu and Nogak Project

Categories: subsistence, Culture, Inuit Qaujimajatunqangit (IQ), Traditional Knowledge, Bathurst caribou, Nunavit, tribe, indigenous

2003 Arctic
U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, 2003: A Quiet Crisis: Federal Funding and Unmet Needs in Indian Country. 139 pp.URL ↩

Categories: tribe, indigenous, federal funding

2003
UNEP, 2007: Global Outlook for Ice and Snow. United Nations Environment Programme. URL ↩

Categories: Snow, sea ice, Ice Sheets, Glaciers and Ice Caps, Frozen Ground, River and Lake Ice, policy

2003 Global Link
Dasher, D., Lomax, T. 2004. 2004 Southeast Alaska Coastal Survey Environmental Status. Alaska Department of Conservation, Division of Water Quality and Restoration, Alaska Monitoring and Assessment Program, Juneau, AK.

Categories: Southeast Alaska, coastal change, coastline, climate change, marine resources, fisheries, water quality, sediment quality, conservation, adaptation, monitoring

2004 Alaska Link
Bell-Sheeter, A. 2004. First Nations Food Sovereignty Assessment Tool. NAFSI.

Categories: sovereignty, food justice, natural, cultural resources, sustainability, self-sufficiency, economy

2004 United States, Canada Link
Federal Emergency Management Agency (2004) The California Fires Coordination Group: A Report to the Secretary of Homeland Security, 62 p. 2004
Harris, C. 2004. How did colonialism dispossess? Comments from an edge of empire. Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 94: 165-182.

Categories: colonialism, colonial discourse theory, deterritorialization, colonial land policies, Governmentality, Reservations, British Columbia, tribe, indigenous

2004 Global, Canada Link
Herlander, Elina, and Tero Mustonen, eds. 2004. Snowscapes, Dreamscapes. Snowchange Book on Community Voices of Change. Tampere Polytechnic Publications. Study Materials 12. Tampere.

Categories: Climatic changes, Arctic, indigenous peoples, Ecology, Global environmental change, Traditional Knowledge, Ethnoscience, tribe, indigenous

2004 Arctic
Kuhnlein, H V., Receveur O., Souedia R., Egeland G.M., 2004: Arctic Indigenous Peoples Experience the Nutrition Transition with Changing Dietary Patterns and Obesity. J. Nutr. June 1, 2004 vol. 134 no. 6 1447-1453

Categories: indigenous, tribe, nutrition transition, dietary change, Arctic Canada, traditional food

2004 Arctic Link
Milburn, M. 2004: Indigenous Nutrition: Using Traditional Food Knowledge to Solve Contemporary Health Problems. American Indian Quarterly 28(3/4): 411-435.

Categories: indigenous, tribe, Traditional Knowledge, traditional food, Health

2004 Global Link