The Gwich'in Science Camp 1997
Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute/Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
Published by Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute/Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, 1998, 11 Minutes
Video presents the Gwich'in Science Camp held in 1997 at the Knut Lang Camp outside of Aklavik, NT. This on-the-land camp for senior high school students from Aklavik, Inuvik, Fort McPherson and Tsiigehtchic, provides students with a unique opportunity to learn about the human and natural history of the local area while working with Gwich'in elders, and professionals in the fields of anthropology, biology and geography. Students enrolled in the camp earn credits for the following two courses: Exploring Our Heritage, Culture and Traditional Knowledge, and Land Claims and Co-Management Boards: An Introduction.