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Climate change and zoonotic infections in the Russian Arctic.

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Source
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2012;71:18792
Publication Type
Article
Date
2012
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Author
Boris Revich
Nikolai Tokarevich
Alan J Parkinson
Author Affiliation
Institute of Forecasting, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia. revich@ecfor.ru
Source
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2012;71:18792
Date
2012
Language
English
Geographic Location
Russia
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Animals
Arctic Regions - epidemiology
Climate change
Humans
Russia - epidemiology
Zoonoses - epidemiology
Abstract
Climate change in the Russian Arctic is more pronounced than in any other part of the country. Between 1955 and 2000, the annual average air temperature in the Russian North increased by 1.2°C. During the same period, the mean temperature of upper layer of permafrost increased by 3°C. Climate change in Russian Arctic increases the risks of the emergence of zoonotic infectious diseases. This review presents data on morbidity rates among people, domestic animals and wildlife in the Russian Arctic, focusing on the potential climate related emergence of such diseases as tick-borne encephalitis, tularemia, brucellosis, leptospirosis, rabies, and anthrax.
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PubMed ID
22868189 View in PubMed
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Climate change in Kivalina, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296263
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United State Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2011
Climate Change in Kivalina, Alaska Strategies for Community Health ANTHC Center for Climate and Health Funded by Through adaptation, negative health effects can be prevented. Cover Art: Whale Bone Mask by Larry Adams © Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), January 2011. Advisors
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Author
Brubaker, Michael
Berner, James
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United State Indian Health Service Cooperative.
Date
2011
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
7989753
Keywords
Alaska
Kivalina
Climate change
Subsistence
Health web
Sanitation
Documents

Climate-Change-HIA-Report_Kivalina.pdf

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Climate change in Point Hope, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296264
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative. 39 p.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2010
Climate Change in Point Hope, Alaska Strategies for Community Health ANTHC Center for Climate and Health Funded by ANTHC Advisors: Tim Gilbert MPH Jeff Smith MS Mike Bradley DVM MPH Kathy Graves PhD Steve Weaver PE Gary Ferguson ND Jennifer Johnson MPH Desirae Roehl Troy Ritter MPH Aaron
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Author
Brubaker, Michael
Berner, James
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Rolin, Alicia
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) and United States Indian Health Service Cooperative. 39 p.
Date
2010
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
6285714
Keywords
Alaska
Point Hope
Climate change
Sea level
Health web
Subsistence
Erosion
Permafrost
Water sanitation
Documents

Climate-Change-HIA-Report_Point-Hope_0.pdf

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Climate change in Selawik, Alaska: strategies for community health.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature296266
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). 42 p.
Publication Type
Report
Date
2012
Climate Change in Selawik, Alaska Strategies for Community Health ANTHC Center for Climate and Health Funded by jobradley Stamp © Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC), May 2012. Through adaptation, negative health effects can be prevented. Report prepared by: Michael Brubaker
  1 document  
Author
Brubaker, Michael
Chavan, Prithviraj
Berner, James
Black, Mike
Warren, John
Source
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC). 42 p.
Date
2012
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Report
File Size
9077605
Keywords
Alaska
Selawik
Climate change
Water sanitation
Health web
Food security
Permafrost
Erosion
Documents

Climate-Change-in-Selawik-Alaska.pdf

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Foreword: Synthesis of the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring program.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature279926
Source
Ambio. 2017 Feb;46(Suppl 1):1-2
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-2017

The international polar year: continuing the arctic human health legacy.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature128322
Source
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2011;70(5):447-9
Publication Type
Article
Date
2011

Postscript: The future of the Greenland Ecosystem Monitoring programme.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature279927
Source
Ambio. 2017 Feb;46(Suppl 1):174-177
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-2017

Source drinking water challenges changes to an arctic tundra lake.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature297347
Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH bulletin no. 2.
Publication Type
Article
Date
October 19, 2009
record local observations related to climate change and to explore adaptive strategies for community health. The purpose of this paper is to identify vulnerabilities and raise awareness about an emerging environmental health issue, and to identify potential adaptation strategies. Background
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Author
Brubaker, Michael
Rolin, Alicia
Bell, Jacob
Warren, John
Source
Center for Climate and Health. CCH bulletin no. 2.
Date
October 19, 2009
Language
English
Geographic Location
U.S.
Publication Type
Article
File Size
1653510
Keywords
Alaska
Point Hope
Drinking Water
Climate change
Abstract
This paper reports on a special health concern identified in Point Hope, Alaska during a recent Climate and Health Assessment: disruption of drinking water treatment influenced by temperature driven increases in organic material in an Arctic tundra lake. Blooms of organic material have been observed in the past in the source water lake in Point Hope, but conditions have been extreme over the last two years. If warm temperatures continue, organic blooms will become a reoccurring problem for Point Hope and other communities that depend on tundra lakes for their water supply. Analysis of source water chemistry and biology is recommended, as is an analysis of possible adaptive operational procedures or design modifications that could improve water system efficiency.
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Sustainable development, climate change and human health in the Arctic.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature97991
Source
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2010 Feb;69(1):99-105
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-2010
Author
Alan J Parkinson
Author Affiliation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Arctic Investigations Program, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA. ajp1@CDC.GOV
Source
Int J Circumpolar Health. 2010 Feb;69(1):99-105
Date
Feb-2010
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Climate change
Conservation of Natural Resources
Environmental pollution
Health status
Humans
Population Groups
PubMed ID
20167160 View in PubMed
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Towards quantifying the glacial runoff signal in the freshwater input to Tyrolerfjord-Young Sound, NE Greenland.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature279929
Source
Ambio. 2017 Feb;46(Suppl 1):146-159
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-2017
Author
Michele Citterio
Mikael K Sejr
Peter L Langen
Ruth H Mottram
Jakob Abermann
Signe Hillerup Larsen
Kirstine Skov
Magnus Lund
Source
Ambio. 2017 Feb;46(Suppl 1):146-159
Date
Feb-2017
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Arctic Regions
Climate change
Ecological Parameter Monitoring
Fresh Water
Greenland
Ice Cover
Models, Theoretical
Snow
Temperature
Weather
Abstract
Terrestrial freshwater runoff strongly influences physical and biogeochemical processes at the fjord scale and can have global impacts when considered at the Greenland scale. We investigate the performance of the HIRHAM5 regional climate model over the catchments delivering freshwater to Tyrolerfjord and Young Sound by comparing to the unique Greenland Ecological Monitoring database of in situ observations from this region. Based on these findings, we estimate and discuss the fraction of runoff originating from glacierized and non-glacierized land delivered at the daily scale between 1996 and 2008. We find that glaciers contributed on average 50-80% of annual terrestrial runoff when considering different sections of Tyrolerfjord-Young Sound, but snowpack depletion on land and consequently runoff happens about one month earlier in the model than observed in the field. The temporal shift in the model is a likely explanation why summer surface salinity in the inner fjord did not correlate to modelled runoff.
PubMed ID
28116690 View in PubMed
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