Climate, Environment and Cree Observations: James Bay by Marie-Jeanne S. Royer

By Marie-Jeanne S. Royer

This publication examines the consequences of weather and environmental swap within the japanese James Bay, Canada. This socio-environmentally orientated quantity integrates medical literature with the confirmed ecological wisdom to discover present matters. This multidisciplinary technique permits a broader knowing of the forces at play at the surroundings and the societies that inhabit it. it's suited for quite a lot of readers from researchers and execs operating within the box to graduate scholars in weather swap, geography, environmental technological know-how and ecology.

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2 Conventions and Agreements Northern Quebec was for a long time ignored by provincial and federal authorities (Scott 1989; Canobbio 2009). Between 1867 and 1960 the federal government is the one in charge of political and judicial services for the region’s indigenous populations (Goudreau 2003). This presence is assured by a handful of nursing stations and schools as well as annual visits (starting in the twentieth century, and each visit lasting a few days) of doctors and police officers from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

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