Browsing University of Alaska Anchorage by Subject "hunting"
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Can my GPS lead me to a sustainable future? The role of technology and lessons from three remote Arctic communitiesThis presentation outlines research involving 35 residents of Brevig Mission, Noatak, and Noorvik during March 2017 were asked to evaluate values and beliefs regarding technology, climate change, and subsistence. Interviewees indicated that technology was helpful in their hunting and subsistence activities, but it was also expensive and may contribute to taking larger risks. Furthermore, technology was not seen as making up entirely for the impacts arising from changing climate.