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Kayak Rolling

KAYAK HUNTING IN ILLORSUIT

GREENLAND

1959

Chapter Eleven

A Regatta in the Village, Part Two

Kayak Rolling                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               March 18, 2015 and March 28, 2015 for additional information on two of the rolls listed by Crantz… 4,891 more words

Anas Acuta

'Nail in coffin for Norwegian seal hunting' : Govt cuts subsidies

October 27th, 2014. Norway has cut a 12 million kroner ($1.8 million) subsidy for seal hunting from next year’s budget. Environmentalists have applauded the move. Some businesses say it is putting an end to a historical and eco-friendly practice. 440 more words

Endangered Biodiversity

Seal Hunting and More Illogical Celebrity Commentary

I know it’s been three days since I first got wind of this kerfuffle, but I had to say something about it, and now was the chance I had to. 930 more words

Inuit stories offered clues to fate of Franklin's crew

Of all the clues in the search for the lost ships of the Franklin expedition none has perhaps been so enticing, or as helpful, as the stories — oral history preserved by the Inuit of chance encounters, apparently with survivors of the ill-fated vessels. 711 more words

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Save (most of) the whales: Greenpeace now supports Inuit hunting, but Native groups still wary

On Aug. 3, six boats carrying hunters from Clyde River, Nunavut, converged on a pregnant bowhead whale and, in a dramatic 90-minute struggle that saw explosions, a flurry of harpoon thrusts and the loss of one of the boats, the 60-foot-long animal was brought to heel. 1,242 more words

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