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a member of a seafaring group of North American Indians who lived on the Pacific coast of British Columbia and southwestern Alaska

the Na-Dene language of the Haida

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The revised Places of Refuge Contingency Plan for the Pacific Region includes a new Annex that identifies potential places of refuge around Haida Gwaii.
As one of fewer than 3,000 annual visitors to the Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve and Haida Heritage Site (often referred to simply as Gwaii Haanas), I had a unique opportunity not only to see the islands' beautiful scenery but also to learn about an ambitious effort to turn the clock back culturally and ecologically in this archipelago about 81 miles off mainland British Columbia.
His Majesty's Canadian Ships Huron and Haida, like HMS Tartar, Ashanti and Eskimo, were of the Tribal class, a type of super-destroyer that entered production in 1937, in response to the greater gun armament (six 5-inchers in twin turrets) introduced in Japan's game-changing Fubuki class in 1929.
The transaction involved an early stage investment into Haida Technologies.
Two pools will be built to capture new locations of thermal water flow and offer visitors the opportunity to experience the hotsprings that were lost when the 2012 earthquake struck Haida Gwaii.
As if reading our thoughts, the answer displayed itself in Bill Reid's sculpture Spirit of Haida Gwaii inside the Vancouver International Airport.
It details a meeting in 2009 between staff of the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, staff of the British Museum, and a Haida delegation visiting a significant collection of Haida objects currently in the care of these museums.
Several authors have noted Ancient Murrelets on the gathering grounds near colonies on Haida Gwaii, British Columbia (Guiguet 1953; Sealy 1976; Vermeer and others 1985; Gaston 1992), but whether breeding adults and nonbreeders, which may include subadults, visit them over the course of the breeding season has not been ascertained.
The permanent, monumental art in a cultural center under construction in Juneau will feature master works by some of the most renowned Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian artists in the world, Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) announced in September.
A large oceangoing tugboat has arrived to help a Russian cargo ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel that is once again adrift off the west coast of Haida Gwaii, after a Canadian Coast Guard vessel failed to keep tow lines attached to the incapacitated ship.
The Canadian Forces' joint rescue coordination center in Victoria said the Russian carrier Simushir lost power late Thursday night off Haida Gwaii, also known as the Queen Charlotte Islands, as it was making its way from Washington state to Russia.
Haida Shafiq bagged 2-36 for Durham with Liam Burgess picking up 2-35.
Emerging From Out of the Margins: Essays on Haida Language, Culture, and History
The Council of the Haida Nation (CHN) has recently grappled with the task of encoding Haida laws.
This is our life; Haida material heritage and changing museum practice.