Sharing made our culture strong

Eileen Panigeo-Maclean, Inupiat §

Fishing communities are often bound by traditions and a strong sense of unity. Customs in many traditional cultures reinforce cooperation in dividing up fishing areas, the catch, and the work load.

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Ocean Planet Exhibition Floorplan

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Judith Gradwohl, Smithsonian Institution (Curator/Ocean Planet)