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Yup'ik Environmental Knowledge Project, Version 1
Entry ID: ELOKA032_1


Summary
Abstract: Over the last ten years the Calista Elders Council (CEC) staff has worked with elders from Bering Sea coastal communities to document Yup'ik place names. Elders have been eager to teach young people their rich history and named places of their homeland, including camp and settlement sites, rivers, sloughs, rocks, ponds, even sandbars and underwater channels. More than 3,000 names have been identified. Also included are Yup'ik views on the importance of place names, the land, values, and language.

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 61.4   S: 61.4   E: -163.7   W: -163.7

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Yup'ik Environmental Knowledge Project, Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: 10.7265/N52R3PNT
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1900-01-01
Data Set Progress
PLANNED
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Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

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Role: DATA CENTER CONTACT
City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-08-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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