Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research
Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services

Joint Session 10

 Ways of Knowing: Traditional Knowledge as a Key Insight for Dealing with a Changing Climate I (Joint between the Fifth Symposium on Policy and Socio-economic Research and the Second AMS Conference on International Cooperation in the Earth System Sciences and Services)
 Cochairs: Randy A. Peppler, CIMMS/Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, OK; Heather Lazarus, SSWIM/University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
3:30 PMJ10.1Terms of change: How farmers in Uganda talk about climate change  extended abstract
Carla Roncoli, University of Georgia, Griffin, GA; and B. S. Orlove and M. Kabugo
3:45 PMJ10.2“Now it does not rain:” Perceptions, experiences and local models of climate change in Southern Mozambique  extended abstract
L. Jen Shaffer, Athens, GA; and L. Naiene
4:00 PMJ10.3Seasons as Temporal Units for Natural Resources Management: Perspective from Fishery Management in the Central Brazilian Amazon  
Patricia F. Pinho, INPE (National Institute for Space Research), Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo, Brazil; and B. S. Orlove
4:15 PMJ10.4Coping in Kodi: Local Knowledge about and Responses to Climate Change and Variable Weather on Sumba (Eastern Indonesia)  
Cynthia Fowler, Wofford College, Spartanburg, SC
4:30 PMJ10.5Ua afa le aso; stormy weather today; traditional ecological knowledge of weather and climate forecasting, the samoa experience  
Penehuro Fatu Lefale, MetService New Zealand, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
4:45 PMJ10.6Assessing Knowledge, Resilience & Adaptation and Policy Needs in Northern Russian Villages Experiencing Unprecedented Climate Change  
Susan A. Crate, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
5:00 PMJ10.7Practical Skills and Tacit Knowledge of Sámi Reindeer Herders in the Context of Climatic Change  extended abstract
Terhi Vuojala-Magga, Arctic Centre, Rovaniemi, Finland; and M. Tennberg
5:15 PMJ10.8Climate change, maple syrup and Indigenous Knowledge  
Brenda L. Murphy, Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford, Ontario, Canada; and A. Chretien

Tuesday, 19 January 2010: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM, B213

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