is the world's only scientific journal dealing exclusively with biology and management of arctic and northern ungulates, reindeer and caribou in particular. Rangifer publishes original research papers, review articles and brief communications in all themes and fields related to the animal reindeer/caribou and reindeer husbandry as culture and industry, and also papers on other northern ungulates.

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Conferences: Updated Information 14th Arctic Ungulate Conference in Røros, Norway 16 – 21 August 2015


First announcement and call for abstracts


The Norwegian Environment Agency and Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA) are pleased to announce the 14th International Arctic Ungulate Conference. The conference will be held at Røros Hotel from 16th – 21th August, 2015. The venue Røros is a picturesque old mining town in the mountains of central Norway, with status as a UNESCO World heritage site.


The conference, which is held every four years, will focus on all aspects of wild reindeer/caribou, semidomestic reindeer/reindeer husbandry and muskox. Please visit the conference website for more information about suggested main topics and general information about the conference.


Interested authors are encouraged to submit abstracts from both completed and ongoing research projects, review articles and management topics. Abstracts, limited to a maximum of 250 words, can be submitted via internet link on the conference website only.


Deadline for abstract submission is 15 April 2015.


Registration for the conference will be opened from the website soon.


General questions about the conference can be directed to auc2015@gyro.no


The conference website will also be regularly updated with further information.


Posted: 2015-02-05

Information: New extra web address to Rangifer


In addition to the normal web address to Rangifer (http://septentrio.uit.no/rangifer) a new address has been created:


Please note that the old address www.rangifer.no is no longer in function.

Posted: 2014-11-08
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Vol 35, No 1 (2015)

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Hunters, herders and hearths: interpreting new results from hearth row sites in Pasvik, Arctic Norway PDF
Sven-Donald Hedman, Bjørnar Olsen, Maria Vretemark 1-24