Native American Tribe in Maine Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Ago

Native American Tribe in Maine Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Ago

The Passamaquoddy Tribe reacquired 140 acres of their ancestral territory, thanks to help from The Nature Conservancy which granted them funds to purchase Pine Island, known to them as Kuwesuwi Monihq. The largest island on Big Lake, Maine, the place has deep historical and cultural significance to the Passamaquoddy community. The small tribe of 3,700 […]

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