Theses - Scott Polar Research Institute
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(1994-06-14)This dissertation is concerned with the physical oceanography of meltwater plumes emerging at the base of glaciers at heads of fjords. First, a numerical model is developed and simulations to show the use of such a model ...
(1989-07-28)In 1977 the International Whaling Commission (IWC) deleted the exemption that allowed Alaska Eskimos to harvest the bowhead whale. This sparked considerable controversy. The IWC had not previously exerted authority over ...
(1991-10-22)Wildlife management regimes in north Alaska are examined and found not to accommodate local wildlife use adequately. Often, traditional uses of game are not allowed, or local residents are unable to provide for their needs ...