Inuit Observations of Climate Change

This video features changes in the land, sea, and animals that are being observed by the residents of Sachs Harbour, Northwest Territories, Canada â many of whom hunt, trap, and fishâbecause of their long-standing and intimate connection with their ecosystem. Scientists interview the residents and record their observations in order to deepen our understanding of climate change in the polar region. Background essay and discussion questions are included.

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Video length: 5:48 min.

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Video is well produced and is formatted for web use.

Background essay and discussion questions provided for teachers.

Original video from the International Institute for Sustainable Development and Hunters and Trappers Committee of Sachs Harbor