Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Roofdog Chaco¬†became part of the US national park system (as a national monument) in 1907 and was designated a World Heritage Site in 1987. The park is one of twenty World Heritage sites in the USA. YouTube Google Maps Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FrackOffChaco Embedded Tweets For #WorldListeningDay, we're listening to the monsoon season! #NewMexicoTRUE #NewMexicoWeather #Monsoon ūüĆ© …

Ojibwe

Indigenous Peoples The Ojibwe, Ojibway, or Chippewa are a group of Indigenous peoples in North America. There are Ojibwe communities in both Canada and the United States. Elsewhere on the Web http://ojibwe.lib.umn.edu Anishinabe/Ojibwe/Chippewa: Culture of an Indian Nation Wikipedia Ojibwe Ojibwe_people Anishinaabe Ojibwe_language Apps https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ojibway/id477459816?mt=8 http://www.ogokilearning.com/ted-talk-on-native-language-preservation @ogoki Headlines http://www.cbc.ca/radio/q/blog/indian-horse-10-things-about-the-groundbreaking-new-canadian-film-1.4616397   Planeta.com Indigenous

Indigenous Peoples Week

Indigenous Peoples Week has been an annual celebration on Planeta.com for the past eight years. Preview: 2018 Indigenous Peoples Week August 6-12 #ipw8   Recaps ipw6 Indigenous Peoples Week #ipw7     Planeta.com Indigenous Peoples Day #IndigenousPeoplesDay 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages Indigenous

Matariki

Poster Matariki is a distinctly New Zealand celebration. Matariki is the MńĀori name for the stars also known as the Pleiades star cluster in the constellation Taurus. Celebrations begin on the day of the first new moon following the rising of the star cluster. In 2018 the Matariki star cluster will rise in New Zealand …

Puebloan Peoples

Also called Ancestral Puebloans and Anasazi, a term originally from Din√© (Navajo): Anaas√°z√≠ (anaa‚Äô: war, alien, enemy; s√°z√≠: ancestor). Headlines 1,200-Year-Old Pouches Found in Arizona Cave Contain Prehistoric ‚ÄėChewing Tobacco,‚Äô Study Finds http://twjensen.blogspot.com/2015/10/on-visiting-ancient-puebloans-with-some.html – @Thomas_W_J http://twjensen.blogspot.com/2015/10/on-visiting-ancient-puebloans-with-some_8.html http://www.daily-times.com/News/ci_26100223/Ancient-Puebloan-artifacts-discovered-by-Hwy-64-road-worker-by-Salmon-Ruins http://www.seattlepi.com/news/science/article/Dozens-of-protesters-ride-in-off-limits-canyon-5469252.php http://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com/2014/04/massive-turquoise-trade-network-of.html Wikipedia Puebloan_peoples Elsewhere on the Web http://westerndigs.org/category/ancestral-pueblo Flickr Anasazi Heritage Museum https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=Ancestral%20Puebloans Key Places to Visit …

Preview: 2018 Indigenous Peoples Week August 6-12 #ipw8

Hashtags We are pleased to invite the world to the¬†2018 Indigenous Peoples Week August 6-12. 2018‚Äôs Indigenous Peoples Week (IPW) is our eighth annual celebration of Indigenous Peoples and travel and tourism. Our conversations continue. Hashtag:¬†#ipw8 Readings 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages Snapshots and embedded tweets from Navajo Tours USA, May 2018 17th …

Atlatl

Buzzwords Atlatl = Spear-throwing tool that uses leverage to achieve greater velocity. Valley of Fire State Park hosts the annual World Atlatl Competition Weekend with events March 17-18 at the Atlatl Rock picnic area 55 miles northeast of Las Vegas. The atlatl, a predecessor of the bow and arrow, was used thousands of years ago …

Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia

Buzzwords Human occupation of¬†Australia¬†started about 65,000 years ago with successive waves of immigration from south and southeast¬†Asia. Archaeologists continue to revise the date of early settlements.¬†Aboriginal Australians conserve the oldest culture in the world. The word ‘aboriginal’ has appeared in the English language since the 17th century and means ‘first or earliest known, indigenous.’ This …