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Algonquian

(ălgŏng`kēən, –kwēən), branch of the Algonquian-Wakashan linguistic family of North America. See Native American languagesNative American languages,
languages of the native peoples of the Western Hemisphere and their descendants. A number of the Native American languages that were spoken at the time of the European arrival in the New World in the late 15th cent.
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The cultural survival of Algonkian trapline users is closely linked to the quality of their practice of traditional activities and the capacity of the ecosystems that characterize the boreal forest to support such activities (Mongeon 1998).
Wildlife preservation objectives of Algonkian trapline users in integrated resource management (1).
its origins in indigenous Algonkian art forms based on curvilinear and
amongst the Athapaskans as with Algonkian groups such as the Cree.