Arctic Ecosystem, The (Orin Young)

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Arctic Ecosystem, The (Orin Young)

  • 1989 ----- color ----- 28 min ----- vhs
  • (Upon Reflection series) Host Al Page interviews Orin Young, McKernan Lecturer at the University of Washington and Professor at Dartmouth College.. Professor Young discusses the Arctic and expresses concern about pollution and the delicate balance of the ecosystem. He also talks about the exploitation of the native Eskimos by fur traders, and their amazing ability to rapidly adjust in a hostile environment.
  • Topics: (Anthropology: Cultural, Environmental Studies, Geography)