Literature

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 Yearsort descending Category Geography Website
Tester, Frank J., and Peter Irniq. 2008. Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit: Social History, Politics, and Practice of Resistance. Arctic 61(Suppl. 1):48–61. 2008 Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit, Culture, Rights, Inuit social history, wildlife management, resistance, Nunavut government, Western Science, tribe, indigenous Arctic Link
Bailey, Garrick A., ed. 2008. Indians in Contemporary Society. Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 2. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution. 2008 tribe, indigenous North America Link
Turner, N. J., R. Gregory, C. Brooks, L. Failing, and T. Satterfield. 2008. From invisibility to transparency: Identifying the implications. Ecology and Society 13(2): 7. 2008 First Nations, decision making, resource use, negotiations, cultural values, tribe, indigenous Western North America
Berkes, F., 2008: Sacred Ecology, 2nd Ed. Routledge, 314 pp. 2008 resource management, Traditional Knowledge, indigenous peoples, tribe, indigenous Global
Chapin, F. S., Trainor, S. F., Huntington, O., Lovecraft, A. L., Zavaleta, E., Natcher, D. C., ... & Naylor, R. L. (2008). Increasing wildfire in Alaska's boreal forest: pathways to potential solutions of a wicked problem. BioScience, 58(6), 531-540. 2008 Alaska, global change, scale, Wildfire, wicked problem, tribe, indigenous Alaska
Cordalis, D., & Suagee, D. B. (2008). The effects of climate change on American Indian and Alaska Native tribes. Natural Resources & Environment, 45-49. 2008 Climate change, American Indians, Alaska Natives, treaty rights, tribe, indigenous United States Link
Legislature, Alaska State. 2008. Final Commission Report: Alaska Climate Impact Assessment Commission. 2008 Southeast Alaska, traditional knowledge, TEK, climate change, relocation, vulnerability assessment Alaska
Gessner, B. D. (2008). Lack of piped water and sewage services is associated with pediatric lower respiratory tract infection in Alaska. The Journal of pediatrics, 152(5), 666-670. 2008 Health, Water services, Alaska, tribe, indigenous Alaska, Arctic
Hennessy, T. W., Ritter, T., Holman, R. C., Bruden, D. L., Yorita, K. L., Bulkow, L., ... & Smith, J. (2008). The relationship between in-home water service and the risk of respiratory tract, skin, and gastrointestinal tract infections among rural Alaska natives. American Journal of Public Health, 98(11), 2072-2078. 2008 Health, Water services, Infections, Rural Alaska, tribe, indigenous Alaska, Arctic Link
Higuera, P. E., L. B. Brubaker, P. M. Anderson, T. A. Brown, A. T. Kennedy, and F. S. Hu, 2008: Frequent fires in ancient shrub tundra: Implications of paleorecords for arctic environmental change. PLoS ONE, 3, e0001744, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0001744. URL ↩ 2008 Arctic, Fires, environmental change Alaska, Arctic Link
James, K., Hall, D., and Redsteer, M. H., (2008) Organizational Environmental Justice with a Navajo (Diné) Nation Case Example. In Research in Social Issues in Management, Stephen Gilliland, Dirk Steiner, and Daniel Skarlicki, eds.; Information Age Publishing, Greenwich, CT, p.263-290. 2008 enviromental injustice, Reservation, Environmental management, Environmental Protection, Coal mining, Navajo Nation, Diné, tribe, indigenous, Environmental Justice Southwest
Albert, D., L. Baker, S. Howell, K. V. Koski, and R. Bosworth. 2008. A framework for setting watershed-scale priorities for forest and freshwater restoration on Prince of Wales Island. The Nature Conservancy, Juneau, Alaska. 2008 Southeast Alaska, subsistence, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Klawock, Kasaan, Hydaburg, watershed, precipitation, hydrology, water quality, management, restoration Alaska Link
Jenkins, P. Phillips, B. 2008. Domestic Violence and Hurricane Katrina. 2008 Domestic violence, Hurricane Katrina Southeast
Sigler, M. F., R. J. Foy, J. W. Short, M. Dalton, L. B. Eisner, T. P. Hurst, J. F. Morado, and R. P. Stone. 2008. Forecast fish, shellfish and coral population responses to ocean acidification in the north Pacific Ocean and Bering Sea: An ocean acidification research plan for the Alaska Fisheries Science Center. AFSC Processed Rep. 2008-07, 35 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 17109 Point Lena Loop Road, Juneau AK 99801. 2008 Southeast Alaska, shellfish, coastal change, Holkham bay, ocean acidification, king crab, Pacific Cod, fisheries, coral, plankton,  marine mammal, seabird, Alaska Link
Krakoff, S., 2008: American Indians, Climate Change, and Ethics for a Warming World. University of Colorado Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-19. Denver University Law Review. URL ↩ 2008 indigenous, tribe, Climate change, ethnics, Treaties United States Link
Laidler, Gita J. and Teo Ikummaq. 2008. Human Geographies of Sea Ice: Freeze/thaw processes around Igloolik, Nunavut, Canada. Polar Record 44 (229): 127-153 2008 sea ice, Inuit knowledge, Language, environmental change, tribe, indigenous Arctic Link
Macchi, Mirjam. 2008. Indigenous and Traditional Peoples and Climate Change. Issues Paper. IUCN http://cmsdata.iucn.org/downloads/indigenous_peoples_climate_change.pdf (accessed April 12, 2015). 2008 tribe, indigenous
Harris, P. M., A. D. Neff, S. W. Johnson, and J. F. Thedinga. 2008. Eelgrass habitat and faunal assemblages in the City and Borough of Juneau, Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFSAFSC-182, 46 p. 2008 Southeast Alaska, eelgrass, habitat, spawning, Zostera marina, shoreline, coastal, marine, herring, shellfish, fisheries, water quality, biotic species, Alaska Link
McNutt, D., 2008: Native Peoples: The "Miners Canary" on Climate Change. 16 pp., Northwest Indian Applied Research Institute, Evergreen State College. URL ↩ 2008 tribe, indigenous
MDNR, 2008: Natural Wild Rice in Minnesota. A Wild Rice Study Document Submitted to the Minnesota Legislature by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resoures. 114 pp., Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN. URL ↩ 2008 Minnesota, Wild Rice, Traditional foods, tribe, indigenous Midwest Link
Muir, J.D., (1911) My First Summer in the Sierra. Copyright 2008, Digireads.com, 120 p. 2008
Newcomb, S. T., 2008: Pagans in the Promised Land: Decoding the Doctrine of Christian Discovery. Fulcrum Publishing, 216 pp. URL ↩ 2008 U.S. federal Indian law, Indian policy, cognitive theory, Race relations, Religion, tribe, indigenous United States
Swinomish Indian Tribal Community. 2009. Swinomish Climate Change Initiative Impact Assessment Technical Report. 2009 Impact Assessment, Vulnerability Assessment, tribe, indigenous Northwest
Dumroese, R. Kasten; Luna, Tara; Landis, Thomas D., editors. 2009. Nursery manual for native plants: A guide for tribal nurseries - Volume 1: Nursery management. Agriculture Handbook 730. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. 302 p. 2009 seed restoration, native seeds, native plants, plant nursery, crop production, agriculture Link
Trainor, S. F., S. F. Chapin, III, D. A. McGuire, M. Calef, N. Fresco, M. Kwart, P. Duffy, A. Lauren Lovecraft, S. T. Rupp, L. ’O. DeWilde, O. Huntington, and D. C. Natcher, 2009: Vulnerability and adaptation to climate-related fire impacts in rural and urban interior Alaska. Polar Research, 28, 100-118, doi:10.1111/j.1751-8369.2009.00101.x. 2009 Climate change fire impacts, vulnerability, Adaptation, Alaska, tribe, indigenous Alaska, Arctic
Turner, N.J., and H. Clifton, 2009: “It’s so different today”: Climate change and indigenous lifeways in British Columbia, Canada. Global Environmental Change 19:180–190. 2009 Climate change, indigenous peoples, traditional ecological knowledge, British Columbia, Adaptation, resilience, tribe, indigenous Canada Link
USACE. 2009. Alaska Baseline Erosion Assessment Study Findings and Technical Report. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Alaska District. http://www.poa.usace.army.mil/Library/Reports-and-Studies/Alaska-Baseline-Erosion-Assessments/ (accessed 24 June, 2015). 2009 Link
Mekbeb, E.T., Lilieholm, R.J., Blahna, D.J. and Kruger, L.E., 2009. Resource use, dependence and vulnerability: community-resource linkages on Alaska's Tongass National Forest. Ecosystems and Sustainable Development, 122, pp.263-272. 2009 Southeast Alaska, social change, policy, economics, ecosystem management, environmental services, timber-dependent communities, resilience, social capital, sustainable development, rural, natural resources, Alaska Native, village, cultural resources, subsistence, planning, human rights, social justice, Native rights Alaska Link
WAPA, 2009: Wind and Hydropower Feasibility Study, Final Report. For Section 2606 of the Energy Policy Act of 1992, as amended by Section 503(a) of the Energy Policy Act of 2005. 286 pp., Western Area Power Administration, Stanley Consultants, Inc. URL 2009 Energy, Wind, hydropower United States
Weaver, H. 2009. The colonial context of violence: reflections on violence in the lives of Native American women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 24: 1552-1563. 2009 colonialism, Violence, American Indian women

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