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Admiralty, from many angles

...the land in such detail, Carstensen and others have been tracing the history of indigenous migrations and ancient village sites. Some of Carstensen's work has been undertaken through a Goldbelt Heritage Foundation project called "Why do we...
Yax te totem begins life anew

...before going to work at the canneries. Kaayistaan Marie Olson, whose mother and grandmother lived at the Auke Rec village site, was in attendance, too.Miller has memories of the 1993 restoration ceremony."I remember when we put it back...
Archaeologists find remains of ancient village

...artifacts were uncovered by archaeologists and students from the University of Aberdeen in Scotland, at the ancient village site of Arolik near Quinhagak. The artifacts include household items, jewelry and weapons, KYUK reported.The oldest...
US Forest Service seeks campground host

...with its own picnic table and fire ring. There are water faucets and one accessible vault toilet. The site was once a village site for the Auk Tlingit Natives. It is located 15 miles Northwest of Juneau on Glacier Highway. For more information...
Alaska Science Forum: Biologist creates legacy at village goose camp

...and older from the small Cu'pik-speaking village of Chevak. The children each spent a few days at the abandoned village site of Old Chevak helping Ely and other biologists round up flightless birds so the researchers could band them. The scientists...
Company hopes to tap high winds for rural power with flying turbine

...of TDX Power, which provides power to remote locations."Ultimately, the goal is to deploy the BAT at off-grid village sites that have high (energy) costs," Rein said.Power rates vary from village to village. The cost per kilowatt hour...
Museum writes book on archaeological dig

...The book will be broken up into seven chapters: an introduction, the settlement of the Karluk River, the Karluk One village site, the collection, economic life, household life and social and spiritual life.Each chapter contains supporting essays...
Book documents 25-year goose-banding project

...biologists would head to Old Chevak on motorboats for a 30-mile ride in the meandering Kashunuk River. At the old village site, they set up camp in tents as well as a wooden building that once was a church. They helped biologists capture geese...
Alaska islanders held during WWII reunite

...villages" was Attu, leveled during the build-up to the great battle. Today only a lonely memorial marks the old village site.The surviving Attuans were sent to other Aleutian towns, including Atka, where Golodoff now lives."I had not...
UAS students digging for clues of past

...The class also consists of a number of Native students assisting in the search for potential Tlingit fish camps or village sites. Michelle Martin, a Tlingit student majoring in anthropology, said the dig provides clues to the different cultures...


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