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Vol 68, No 3 (2015): September: 283–406

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Table of Contents


On the Naming of Arctic Archaeological Traditions: The Case for Paleo-Inuit PDF
T. Max Friesen iii–iv


The Canadian Arctic Expedition 1913–18 and Early Advances in Arctic Vertebrate Zoology PDF
Kamal Khidas 283–292
Behavioral Observations of Ospreys Breeding at Fort Wainwright, Alaska PDF
Amal R. Ajmi 293–300
Variation in Ringed Seal Density and Abundance in Western Hudson Bay Estimated from Aerial Surveys, 1995 to 2013 PDF
Brent G. Young, Steven H. Ferguson, Nicholas J. Lunn 301–309
Nesting by Canada Geese on Baffin Island, Nunavut PDF
Jukka Jantunen, Anne C. MacLeod, James A. Leafloor, Kim T. Scribner 310–316
The Influence of Whaler William Scoresby, Jr. on the Arctic Observations of Sir James Lamont PDF
C. Leah Devlin 317–330
Avian Communities of the Northern Mackenzie Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada PDF
Kevin J. Kardynal, Blake A. Bartzen, Paul B. Latour 331–340
Environmental Assessment in the Arctic: A Gap Analysis and Research Agenda PDF
Bram Noble, Kevin Hanna 341–355
Gender, Decision Making, and Natural Resource Co-management in Yukon PDF
Kiri Staples, David C. Natcher 356–366
Effects of Gas Flaring on the Behavior of Night-migrating Birds at an Artificial Oil-production Island, Arctic Alaska PDF
Robert H. Day, John R. Rose, Alexander K. Prichard, Bill Streever 367–379
Searching for Progress on Food Security in the North American North: A Research Synthesis and Meta-Analysis of the Peer-Reviewed Literature + Supplementary Appendix (See Article Tools) PDF
Philip A. Loring, S. Craig Gerlach 380–392

Book Reviews

A Historical and Legal Study of Sovereignty in the Canadian North: Terrestrial Sovereignty, 1870–1939, by Gordon W. Smith; edited by P. Whitney Lackenbauer PDF
Nigel Bankes 393–394
The Polar North: Ways of Speaking, Ways of Belonging, by Stephen Pax Leonard PDF
Merete Demant Jakobsen 394–395

Books Received and Papers to Appear

Books Received PDF
Papers to Appear in ARCTIC PDF


James Robert Lotz (1929–2015) PDF
Peter J. Usher, Hugh Brody 397–398

InfoNorth Essay

Team Building on Dangerous Ice: A Study in Collaborative Learning PDF
William Schneider, Karen Brewster, Knut Kielland 399–404

InfoNorth News


ISSN: 1923-1245