Fireside Chat: Preserving Alaska Native Place Names

Date
Wednesday, Dec 15 2021

Description

Time:  7pm AKT  /  8pm PT  /  9pm MT  /  10pm CT  /  11pm ET
Host Organization:  BLM Campbell Creek Science Center — Anchorage, AK
Price:  Free

Alaska Native place names reflect the history of the people who have long occupied these lands: the activities they engage in and past events associated with particular areas. Join Rachel Mason, Senior Cultural Anthropologist for the National Park Service, to learn about several ongoing projects in National Parks in Alaska to document and preserve these indigenous place names and the stories connected with them. Registration required: https://www.blm.gov/ccsc/activity-calendar