Semi-nomadic herders can regularly traverse hundreds or even thousands of kilometers tending their herds. This map shows the principal migration routes of reindeer and reindeer herders of northern Norway.

Map by National Geographic Maps

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Encyclopedic entry. Herding is the practice of caring for roaming groups of livestock over a large area.