Heritage, Habitat and Harmony:

An Eagle Homage


Saturday, November 11th 12-2pm

Jilkaat Kwaan Cultural Center, Village of Klukwan

Join us for an afternoon celebrating the Chilkat Valley's eagles at "Heritage, Habitat, and Harmony: An Eagle Homage." Lani Strong Hotch will warmly welcome you, setting the stage for our exploration of eagles' significance in the Chilkat Valley. Our special guest, Mario Benassi, will introduce the PBS documentary "Iconic America: The American Bald Eagle." After the film, Mario will lead a lively Q&A session where your eagle-related questions will find answers.

Don't miss the captivating presentation by Takshanuk on eagle conservation and the astounding biodiversity of the region, with insights from distinguished speakers Stacie Evans and Nicholas Szatkowski.

Join us for this unforgettable event where we explore the world of eagles in the Chilkat Valley.


Lani Strong Hotch

Culture Bearer

Special Guest: Mario Benassi

Master Falconer and Wildlife Expert

Featured speaker: Stacie Evans

Science Director, Takshanuk Watershed Council

Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center

Located at 22 Mile, Haines Highway. Experience the tradition, dance, and culture of the Chilkat...

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