Alaska

Spruce Root Weaving: Reviving An Ancient Art

“Weaving connects us to the past and teaching passes the weaving art on to the future.” —Delores Churchill For Alaska Natives like the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian, their deep-seated artistic traditions hold a sacred place in their cultural and social lives. But as the older generation passes on, they’re taking with Read more…

By Lauren, ago
Alaska

Q&A with Andy Szabo of Alaska Whale Foundation

As the director of the Alaska Whale Foundation (AWF), Andy Szabo studies the fascinating cultural behaviors of humpbacks in Southeast Alaska—and oversees critical research that’s helping to better understand and protect the health of this very special population. Thanks to a longtime, exclusive partnership between Lindblad Expeditions and AWF, he Read more…

By Lauren, ago