Places of Significance

Places of Significance

Digital Heritage Items: 
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Category: 
Places, Relocation Planning, Relocation Sites
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.
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.
2013_08_03 Berry Picking Tatchim Isua 1.jpg
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Economies, Household and Sharing, Ecology and Environment, Plants, Places, Subsistence, Gathering, Summer
Summary: 
This is a favorite summertime berry picking place, especially for many elders because of its accessibility by boat.