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2014-12-08 08:25:56

Holiday Classic Continues to Inspire Children to Celebrate Our Differences MINNEAPOLIS, Dec.

2014-11-17 12:25:59

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.

Arctic Mammals Can Metabolize Some Pesticides: Study
2014-08-08 03:33:01

New research from the University of Guelph reveals that arctic mammals such as caribou can metabolize some current-use pesticides (CUPs) ingested in vegetation.

Ancient Hunting, Herding Structures Found In Lake Huron's Depths
2014-04-29 11:39:33

Ancient peoples of North America relied on caribou hunts for food and a new study from a team of Michigan researchers has revealed the discovery of 9,000-year-old hunting infrastructure at the bottom of Lake Huron.

Reindeer Counteract Effects Of Climate Warming
2014-02-18 16:09:12

One of the consequences of a warmer climate can be that lowland and southern plants migrate higher up in the mountains. Ecologist Elina Kaarlejärvi shows in her thesis that reindeer, voles and hare can prevent these invasions. The public defense will take place at Umeå University, 21st of February.

2014-02-11 23:31:25

Mobile Engagement Platform Enables “Caribou Perks” Customer Loyalty Program to Harness the Power of Text and Increase Customer Engagement Austin, Texas (PRWEB)

Climate Change A Real Threat To Reindeer And Caribou
2013-12-16 04:37:18

Scientists writing in the journal Nature Climate Change say that climate change is endangering global reindeer and caribou habitats.


Latest Reindeer Reference Libraries

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2007-12-21 13:36:58

The Eastern Timber Wolf (Canis lupus lycaon), is an endangered subspecies of the Gray Wolf and is native to North America. "Timber Wolf" was once referred to any North American wolf that lived within forested areas, but this designation has been more recently reserved for this particular subspecies of gray wolf. The Eastern Timber Wolf is one of the larger subspecies of gray wolves, especially in length, which generally varies from 58.5 to 70 inches, including the tail. Larger individuals...

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2006-11-19 21:45:42

Habitat The reindeer is distributed throughout a number of northern locales. Reindeer are found throughout Scandinavia (including Iceland); in Finland; at Spits Bergen; in Russian Europe including Northern Russia and Novaya Zemlya; in Russian Asia, to the Pacific Ocean; in North America on Greenland, Canada and Alaska. In 1952 reindeer were re-introduced to Scotland, as the natural stock had become extinct in the 10th century. Domesticated reindeer are mostly found in Northern...

Reindeer Moss, Cladonia rangiferina
2005-06-02 10:18:18

Reindeer moss is a moss belonging to the family Cladoniaceae. It grows in both temperate and cold climate areas. It has had great economical importance, since it is the main fodder for reindeers. It can also be used in the making of aquavit and is sometimes used as decoration in glass windows. Reindeer moss is actually another name for reindeer lichen. This lichen is found in the Alpine tundra and can survive in the cold. Image Caption: Reindeer Moss photographed in White Oak Mountain,...

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tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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