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Interactive map visualizes Tlingit connection to land

...submitting government applications to return place names to their indigenous roots. For example, the former Queen Charlotte Islands have returned to being called Haida Gwaii. And through the BC Department of Recreation and Trails, wooden signs...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-13/interactive-map-visualizes-tlingit-conn
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6.6 quake off Queen Charlotte Islands

PALMER - A magnitude 6.6 earthquake occurred at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday off the Queen Charlotte Islands off the west coast of British Columbia. A spokesman at the Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer, Guy Urban, said it did not generate...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111909/reg_524668564.shtml
Seismologist: Possible for major quake to 'stress' faultline

...Canadian archipelago formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands that lies south of the Dixon Entrance.But the Haida...Island, in 1927; in what were then called the Queen Charlotte Islands, in 1949; near Lituya Bay, in 1958; near Sitka...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-31/seismologist-possible-major-quake-stres
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Young brothers begin work on downtown totem pole

...backyard. Historical photographs and other evidence suggests Haida Gwaii as a likely birthplace, or the Queen Charlotte Islands, located directly to the south of Prince of Wales Island, where the Young brothers grew up. From there, totem...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-08-29/young-brothers-begin-work-downtown-totem-
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Aftershock: 6.2 quake off British Columbia coast

...aftershock - a magnitude 6.3 quake - was recorded on Sunday in the same general area off British Columbia's Queen Charlotte Islands. Since the 7.7 quake, Hoover says nearly 80 quakes registering magnitude 4.0 or higher have been recorded in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-29/aftershock-62-quake-british-columbia-co
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Aftershocks in Craig rumble to 3 a.m.

...plate is active," Claus said, taking into account Friday's temblor and a magnitude 6.4 quake near the Queen Charlotte Islands on Oct. 28 "makes it a little more interesting place to live."? Contact reporter Russell Stigall at 523-2276...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-01-05
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BC Quakes cause coastal tsunami warning in Hawaii; Alaska downgraded to advisory

...Juneau Empire Saturday night.The U.S. Geological Survey said the 7.7-magnitude earthquake hit in the Queen Charlotte Islands area, followed by a 5.8-magnitude aftershock several minutes later. The quake was felt in Craig and other southeast...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-10-27/bc-quakes-cause-coastal-tsunami-warning
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Quake gives SE a jolt late Friday night

...plate is active," Claus said, taking into account Friday's temblor and a magnitude 6.4 quake near the Queen Charlotte Islands on Oct. 28 "makes it a little more interesting place to live."NOAA offers an interactive earthquake map. Empire...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-01-05/quake-gives-juneau-jolt-late-friday-nig
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Haida Natives seek title to contested islands

...lawsuit to prove it owns the Queen Charlotte Islands, a largely undeveloped archipelago...timber licenses on the Queen Charlotte Islands since the province's Supreme...timber license on the Queen Charlotte Islands of more than 35 million cubic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110599/Loc_haida.html
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The tale of 'The Golden Spruce'

On a 10-day paddling trip through the south part of the Queen Charlotte Islands in 2000, an assignment for Outside Magazine, writer John Vaillant decided to visit "The Golden Spruce," a 165-foot-tall...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061605/thi_20050616005.shtml
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