Native Reactions to Climate Change--Nostalgia Yet Adapting (Geoff Carroll)

Video Shot in: 2022

Geoff Carroll reflects on the changes in the Arctic and how they have and have not impacted the sense of freedom and open spaces he once cherished. While the ice conditions have become less stable, leading to some frustrations and adaptations, he notes that people in the region are generally adaptable and find new ways to navigate the changing environment. While there is a sense of nostalgia for the past, people continue to move forward, embracing new challenges. Geoff also points out that the changes in ice conditions can sometimes show exceptions, with variations occurring in different years, making it a complex and dynamic situation in the Arctic.