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Toxic childhood, Aamjiwnaang First Nation, Ontario.
Avis O'Brien Harvesting Cedar Bark
The state of water
The North Marsh
Protesting against the use of Bovine Growth Hormone in American cattle
Nanunnguaq
Dacca, Bangladesh
Stair wells
Environmental Transformation
Everyone should be able to feel the ocean PEI.  Tout le monde devrait être en mesure de se sentir l'océan PEI
Indian boys bathing in a pond
The edge of an iceberg that recently broke loose from Croker Bay Glacier
Reindeer herding in the Western Arctic.
Points of View – National Human Rights Photography Exhibition
Harvesting Cedar Bark, 2013, Kameko Walker, Surrey, British Columbia

Avis O’Brien is a Haida/Kwakwakw’wakw artist who learned to weave cedar bark from her older sister. She explained her process to me, from offering tobacco as a means of thanking the tree, to how much cedar bark one is allowed to harvest.

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Surrey, Canada
Member since 2016
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© Kameko Walker.
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Image Source: Digital Camera (High Resolution Image)
Date Taken: 05.2013
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Date Uploaded: Dec. 31, 2016, 10:47 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION North Vancouver, Canada