Being Caribou

Being Caribou

Five Months on Foot With An Arctic Herd

eBook - 2005
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The author describes his unique honeymoon on which he and his wife followed a herd of migrating caribou from its wintering grounds to its calving area in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge and back again.

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A wildlife biologist who has worked in national parks and reserves worldwide describes his unique honeymoon in 2003. Heur and his filmmaker wife "bonded" with a caribou herd migrating to its calving grounds in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, threatened by potential oil drilling. He includes a map of the herd's winter range, color photos, further reading and resources. The film version of the book was named Best Environmental Film at a 2005 film festival. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Seattle : Mountaineers Books, 2005
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781594850103
Branch Call Number: 599.658 H481b 2005
Characteristics: 237 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 24 cm


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