Traditional Knowledge

Spruce Trees and Gwich'in Traditional Knowledge: Their Importance in the Northwest Territories

Spruce Trees and Gwich'in Traditional Knowledge: Their Importance in the Northwest Territories
Andre, Alestine and Ingrid Kritsch
In: Forager.  Number 2, Fall 2015.  pp. 46-55.

For the Gwich'in of the Northwest Territories, the spruce tree has held particular significance for generations. Now through intergenerational programs the Gwich'in are revitalizing their Traditional Knowledge and helping youth from their communities interact with that knowledge.

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James Jerome: Vàh Gwank’òo Oonjii K’iighe’ uk Katr’idi’ii Kaiik’ìt Kat - Fish Camps Through a Gwich’in Lens

James Jerome: Vàh Gwank’òo Oonjii K’iighe’ uk Katr’idi’ii Kaiik’ìt Kat - Fish Camps Through a Gwich’in Lens.  September 2009-December 2010 Calendar.
Kritsch, Ingrid and Erin Suliak
Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute, 2009                      

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Ts'iidęįį Gwìnoo Gwinìn: Animals from long ago

Ts'iidęįį Gwìnoo Gwinìn: Animals from long ago
Benson, Kristi (Appendix by Ingrid Kritsch)
Report produced for the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre, 2014.  Report on file at the Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute.

This report summarizes Gwich'in oral history and traditional knowledge about Pleistocene megafauna and other large creature, mythical and real.  This include bison (Bison priscus), mammoths, giant mythical creatures, and landscape features/place names associated with them.

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Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwizhìt Dats’an Kheh Hàh (Brochure)

Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwizhìt Dats’an Kheh Hàh Ducks and Geese in the Gwich’in Settlement Area
Benson, Kristi
Brochure on file at the Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute, 2014.  Brochure by Del Carry, MDT Communications.

Brochure highlighting snow geese, mallards, and black ducks, including recipes, hunting information, and population concerns.

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Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwà’àn Nin Duulee Nìinjìi (Species at Risk Brochure 2)

Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwà’àn Nin Duulee Nìinjìi Species At Risk in the Gwich’in Settlement Area
Benson, Kristi
Brochure on file at the Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute, 2013.  Brochure by Del Carry, MDT Communications.

Brochure highlighting wild rhubarb, collared pika, and short-eared owls.

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Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwà’àn Nin Duulee Nìinjìi (Species at Risk Brochure)

Nan Srìdatr’igwijìinlik Gwà’àn Nin Duulee Nìinjìi Species At Risk in the Gwich’in Settlement Area
Benson, Kristi
Brochure on file at the Gwich'in Social and Cultural Institute, 2012.  Brochure by Del Carry, MDT Communications.

Brochure highlighting grizzly bears, wolverines, peregrine falcons, and olive-sided flycatchers.

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