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Arctic wilderness

World Wilderness Congress (5th 1993 TromsГё, Norway)

Arctic wilderness

the 5th World Wilderness Congress

by World Wilderness Congress (5th 1993 TromsГё, Norway)

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Published by North American Press in Golden, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arctic regions,
  • Polar regions
    • Subjects:
    • Nature conservation -- Arctic regions -- Congresses.,
    • Nature conservation -- Polar regions -- Congresses.,
    • Ecosystem management -- Arctic regions -- Congresses.,
    • Wilderness areas -- Congresses.,
    • Nature conservation -- Philosophy -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[edited by] Vance G. Martin and Nicholas Tyler.
      ContributionsMartin, Vance., Tyler, Nicholas.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH77.A68 W67 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 342 p. :
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1272862M
      ISBN 101555919316
      LC Control Number95004201

      The accounts of this author's Alaskan trips from on record his fascination for the unknown country he explored. The Koyukuk drainage, the Arctic Divide, Doonerak's challenge and the isolated rivers used all his botanical, geographical, mineralogical and photographic skill and Marshall found mental as well as physical pleasure in roughing it. A book for particular .   Arctic Refuge and the Wilderness Act: There’s a Connection. Arctic Refuge was established in , but it didn’t happen easily. Throughout the s, powerful interests opposed the proposed conservation area, while many others worked in support of its creation. Eventually, widespread public support persuaded the Eisenhower administration to.

      Marshall's posthumously published book Alaska Wilderness, Exploring the Central Brooks Range (), edited by his brother George, became a seminal work. It inspired the establishment of the Gates of the Arctic National Park. The Final Frontiersman | The inspiration for The Last Alaskans--the eight-part documentary series on the Discovery Channel Called " one of] the greatest life-or-death-tales ever told" (Esquire), James Campbell's inimitable insider account of a family's nomadic life in the unshaped Arctic wilderness "is an icily gripping, intimate profile that stands up well beside Krakauer's classic .

      Day 8 – Explore the Arctic from a Wilderness Lodge Get ready for a day of excitement with a full-day rafting adventure on the Cunningham River. Travel by Unimog truck and hiking – or entirely by mountain bike – through the Badlands, encountering the wildlife, and passing skeletal remains of 8, year old bowhead whales. Book Now; lapland wilderness tours. Taisto Thorneus owner and operator of Lapland Wilderness Tours, native of northern Scandinavia, has a long experience in the sub-arctic wilderness. With over 35 years as a professional guide and tour operator, he has won numerous national and international sled dog races and made a km sled dog expedition.


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The inspiration for The Last Alaskans—the eight-part documentary series on the Discovery Channel!Called “[one of] the greatest life-or-death-tales ever told” (Esquire), James Campbell’s inimitable insider account of a family’s nomadic life in the unshaped Arctic wilderness “is an icily gripping, intimate profile that stands up well beside Krakauer’s classic [Into the Wild], and.

His joy at discovering the arctic wilderness among the dramatically magnificent mountains, canyons, and rivers of the Koyukuk drainage of the Brooks Range north of the Arctic Circle in Alaska was matched by his pleasure in coming to know intimately the sourdoughs and Eskimos who comprised the remarkable civilization which existed on its borders.

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For decades, he used that training to explore, and now document, the beauty and danger he experienced. His new book is the culmination of those travels. It’s called “Gates of the Arctic National Park: Twelve Years of Wilderness Exploration.”. Alaska is one of the few places in the United States that has large, intact natural landscapes, this is particularly true in the Arctic.

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