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Introduction

From food fishing in dugout cedar canoes to commercial fishing in seiners, Haida fishermen have reaped the benefits of the Pacific Ocean with great skill and respect. But the future of the Haida fishery is uncertain...

This Learning Collection is based on the Virtual Museum of Canada exhibit, Our World – Our Way of Life. Exhibits from the Haida Nation of Haida Gwaii and the Inuit of Nunavut include carvings, war canoes, oral histories and ancient stories. Learn about the original occupants of the Queen Charlotte Islands and Canada’s Arctic regions by visiting the distinct Haida, Innu and Inuit cultures featured on the ’Our World - Our Way of Life’ website.

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