People's Maps

People's Maps

Digital Heritage Items: 
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Ecology and Environment, Fish, Rivers, Territory, Place Names, Occupation and Use, Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Culture, Language, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Summary: 
A drainage on the south end of the Kivalina Lagoon. It was open to the ocean in the past, but is now closed up.
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, Language
Summary: 
Place where ice jams in spring along the Kivalina River.
Clinton and Charlotte Swan Family Camping at Ushuk.jpg
Community: 
People of Kivalina
Category: 
Territory, Land Use, Places, Kivalina Iñupiaq, History, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Summary: 
An important subsistence campsite and great place for blueberries and salmon berries.