[Tweeters] Recommendations for Guide In Barrow
sudar.sam at gmail.com
Sat Oct 19 14:02:44 PDT 2019
As Utqiagvik increases in common usage I will adapt. In the meantime I will
accept previous common usage without assuming anyone is intentionally
dismissing or belittling anyone else's efforts.
I can't suggest any guides in Barrow/Utqiagvik, but good luck!
On Sat, Oct 19, 2019, 1:48 PM Naomi Himley <naomihimley at gmail.com> wrote:
> Barrow has been known as Utqiagvik since time immemorial by its indigenous
> inhabitants and adopted as the official name by the city in 2016. Of all
> groups the birding community should be the most used to adjusting to name
> changes due to the often shifting taxonomic discoveries and debates. These
> changes can be slight and even seem inane to us but we learn and adapt to
> them. Let’s try to take decolonization and indigenous land acknowledgements
> with at least the same sincerity.
> Tweeters mailing list
> Tweeters at u.washington.edu
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Tweeters