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How Do We Come to Know? Exploring Maple Syrup Production and Climate Change in Near North Ontario

  title={How Do We Come to Know? Exploring Maple Syrup Production and Climate Change in Near North Ontario},
  author={Brenda L. Murphy and Annette Chr{\'e}tien and Laura J. Brown},
This paper reports on a pilot project exploring the impacts of climate change on maple syrup production in understudied near north, Ontario spaces. Maple syrup is produced by settler, Metis and First Nations communities for commercial distribution and as part of a mixed subsistence economy. The focus on maple syrup is opportune, since syrup production and sugar maple trees (Acer saccharum) are extremely susceptible to climate change and the biophysical and social impacts of climate change on… 

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