Truth & Reconciliation

The Truth and Reconciliation Reports

June 18, 2015 info@haidanation.com 0

For over a century, the central goals of Canada’s Aboriginal policy were to eliminate Aboriginal governments; ignore Aboriginal rights; terminate the Treaties; and, through a process of assimilation, cause Aboriginal peoples to cease to exist […]

Critters

Geoducks: Age before beauty

June 17, 2015 info@haidanation.com 0

Gaaw Xaad Kil: Stan Hlgaagilda Xaayda Kil: Stan English: Geoduck Latin: Panopea generosa Forty feet below the low tideline, a field of siphons tosses millions of eggs into the blurry summer waters of Haida Gwaii. […]

Marine

Gordon Reid Stands Up

June 17, 2015 info@haidanation.com 0

CCGS Gordon Reid is a 49.9 metre offshore patrol vessel weighing 879 gross tons. Its four Deutz 628 engines can produce 4800 horsepower, propelling Gordon Reid to a maximum speed of 16.5 knots. The vessel […]

Haida Gwaii

Daawuuxusda: What’s at stake

June 17, 2015 info@haidanation.com 1

Stretching 250 kilometres from north to south, Duuguusd/Daawuuxusda the west coast of Haida Gwaii is remote, jagged, and robust. Rocky pinnacles and battered reefs are neighbours to pocket beaches and sheltered sounds. Because it is […]

Critters

Ḵ’ask’ud (Harlequin duck)

June 17, 2015 info@haidanation.com 0

Alaskan Xaadas Kil: K’ask’ud HlGaagilda Xaayda Kil: K‘ayda  k’uuxawuu English: Harlequin Duck Latin: Histrionicus histrionicus K’ask’ud are distinguished by their mouse-like calls, but this is just a small part of a large repertoire of interesting […]

art

The Great Box Project

June 17, 2015 info@haidanation.com 0

The partially finished copy of the Great Box will return from Oxford on Friday the 10th of October. The new box, which is being carved and painted by brothers Gwaai and Jaalen Edenshaw, features skillful […]

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