Native Alaskan


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Native Alaskan

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Noun1.Native Alaskan - a member or descendant of any of the aboriginal peoples of AlaskaNative Alaskan - a member or descendant of any of the aboriginal peoples of Alaska
Alaskan - a native or resident of Alaska
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One of the recipients, the North Slope Borough (Alaska), is receiving a $420,027 grant to purchase video equipment to link six Native Alaskan clinics, four end-user sites and Samuel Simmonds Memorial Hospital.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A statewide Alaskan television spot launched today by Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) highlights the key role that Arctic energy development plays in supporting native Alaskan communities.
In accordance with the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, these economic drivers continue to meet their twofold mission of preserving Native Alaskan culture and providing economic opportunity for their Alaska Native shareholders.
Flores is a cellist, singer- songwriter and native Alaskan taking a year off from school and working as a dog handler in Fairbanks for Iditarod champion Lane Mackey.
Most of the book focuses on Native American and Native Alaskan people and cultures.
But Kivalina, like most Native Alaskan villages, is in no position to finance a relocation effort.
7 million in 17 American Indian community projects in housing and economic development, and has made 224 community development loans totaling $781 million to Native Alaskan, tribal nations and Native American community organizations.
Also called Denali, a name taken from a native Alaskan language meaning "The Great One", the mountain is the highest in Alaska and North America.
It protects the calving area of the Western Arctic caribou herd and by doing so the caribou have a chance to return to their calving and insect relief grounds," explains Roy Ashenfelter, a native Alaskan and chair of the Western Arctic Caribou Herd Working Group--an interagency team that studies and works with the herd.
1408) would reopen the ANCSA agreement, allowing Sealaska Corporation, a native Alaskan company, to select and receive titles to publicly owned lands--administered by the U.
and the effect it had on the Native Alaskan communities.
This March 1989 accident affected 1,200 miles of coastline and 15 Native Alaskan communities in Prince William Sound, Alaska (Davis, 2010).

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