Nunivak Island Subsistence Cod, Red Salmon and Grayling Fisheries -
past and present

NPT received a major grant from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Office of Subsistence Management to conduct a study of contemporary and past use and importance of three species of fish native to the waters of Nunivak Island. The project dates are from April 2005 through December 2006. This project has also received financial assistance from the Coastal Villages Region Fund.

Project Summary (posted February 2005)

Map (posted March 2005)

Fish Photos and diagrams (posted November 3, 2005)

Project Photo Pages (created July 9, 2006)

Project Updates (December 13, 2005)

Interviews - Traditional knowledge (coming, not yet linked)

Bering Sea Science and Web Resources (created November 3, 2005)

Glossary of Cup'ig/English Terms (updated October 21, 2005)

Library (created November 3, 2005)

Collections (created November 3, 2005)

Bibliography (coming, not yet linked)

Year 1 Progress Report (December 1, 2005)

Year 1 Annual Report (.pdf file posted November 26, 2007)

Spirit of a Codfish.
Based on original drawing by Timothy Kangleg for Hans Himmelheber, probably at Nash Harbor in 1937. (see Himmelheber's 1993 book Eskimo Artists, page 57.) .




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