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    • Food from the sea: fish and shellfish of New England.

    • History; Aquatic environments; Fishes; Fisheries management; Fishing; Commercial fishing; Overfishing;
    • "In New England, the specific job is to spread consumption more uniformly over the nearly 80 species of fish and shellfish that are brought, into local ports each year. Production records 'of the fishing industry show a serious lack of...
    • Kotzebue Children

    • History; Villages; Children; Wildlife refuges; Selawik National Wildlife Refuge; Native Americans; ARLIS; Alaska
    • "The Pribilof Report 1949" Children standing by Native Alaskan homes in Kotzebue. Although not within the Selawik NWR boundary, Kotzebue is home of the Selawik NWR office.
    • King Island Eskimos carving ivory near Nome

    • Native Americans; Crafts;
    • "The Pribilof Report 1949" King Island Eskimo men plying their ivory carving craft beneath their skin umiaks on the beach near Nome where they have a summer camp. Only the simplest of hand tools are used for carving the walrus ivory tusks.
    • King Island Eskimos Carving Ivory Near Nome

    • Native Americans; Crafts; Ivory Carving; ARLIS; Alaska
    • "The Pribilof Report 1949" King Island Eskomos plying their ivory carving craft beneath their skin umiaks on the beach near Nome where they have a summer camp. Only the simplest of hand tools are used for carving the walrus ivory tusks.
    • Explore the world with shorebirds

    • Birds; Shorebirds;
    • A multidisciplinary education guide for grades 2-12 (with sections on "How to Adapt" for Preschool - 1st grade, home schools, youth groups, and nature centers)
    • Female Yakama tribal members net a salmon

    • Aquatic environments; Cliffs; Fishes; Fishing; Native Americans; Public access; Recreation sites; Rivers and streams; Sport fishing; Water sports; Partnerships;
    • A pair of female Yakama tribal members fish in the Klickitat River for Fall Chinook salmon. Dip nets, traditional fishing, Columbia River Fishery, Hatchery Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission. Pacific Northwest Fisheries.
    • Traditional dip netting

    • Aquatic environments; Cliffs; Fishes; Fishing; Native Americans; Public access; Recreation sites; Rivers and streams; Sport fishing; Water sports; Partnerships;
    • A pair of female Yakama tribal members fish in the Klickitat River for Fall Chinook salmon. Dip nets, traditional fishing, Columbia River Fishery, Hatchery Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission. Pacific Northwest Fisheries.
    • Female Yakama tribal members fish in the Klickitat river

    • Aquatic environments; Cliffs; Fishes; Fishing; Native Americans; Public access; Recreation sites; Rivers and streams; Sport fishing; Water sports; Partnerships;
    • A pair of female Yakama tribal members fish in the Klickitat River for Fall Chinook salmon. Dip nets, traditional fishing, Columbia River Fishery, Hatchery Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission. Pacific Northwest Fisheries.
    • America's National Wildlife Refuge System:  A Place for Wildlife and People

    • videography; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; wildlife refuges; wildlife conservation
    • A Place for Wildlife and People. Wildlife plays the starring role on a stage of stunning habitats in this captivating story of America's National Wildlife Refuge System. Journey from the tropics of Hawaii to the rocky shores of Maine, for the...
    • Beadworking Craft

    • Native Americans; Crafts; Adults; Leisure activities
    • A woman with a bead working craft.
    • Aily Zirkle oral history transcript

    • Biography; Birds; Employees (USFWS); Biological control; Education; Environmental quality; Environmental education; Winter sports; Wildlife viewing; Wildlife refuges; Villages; Migratory birds; Surveying; Migration;
    • Aily Zirkle oral history interview as conducted via radio interview.
    • Oil spill curriculum

    • Oil spills; Shorebirds; Wildlife refuges;
    • The Shorebird Sister Schools Program presents an activity that explores the impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Gulf Oil Spill on coastal birds and the work of many dedicated professionals helping in species recovery, with a focus on career...
    • Understanding a Changing America: A Key to Successful Conservation

    • Podcast; Human Dimensions;
    • Being relevant in our conservation work requires that we understand the demographic changes in the US. In this podcast, Dr. Steve Murdock, Rice University professor and former director of the U.S. Census Bureau, shares some key demographic and...
    • Bob Weeden and Ginny Wood oral history transcript

    • History; Biography; Environments (Natural);
    • Bob Weeden and Ginny Wood oral history interview. Note: The interviewers are not identified at any time on the tape. There are at least two interviewers (possibly three) – one (or two) male and one female. Their comments are not identified...

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