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Indigenous Environmental Sustainability and Traditional Knowledge Seminar Series

August 31, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

Please join the UMD Department of American Indian Studies for the first Indigenous Environmental Sustainability and Traditional Knowledge Seminar Series. Featuring Thomas Howes, Natural Resources Program Manager, Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, UMD MTRES ‘20. Click here for the direct Zoom link.

Thomas will discuss the work done to care for wild rice and other treaty territory resources and how it requires us to always be thinking ahead to ensure the sustainability of our traditional harvests. To learn more, click here.

The Indigenous Environmental Sustainability and Traditional Knowledge Seminar Series hosted by American Indian Studies will provide a series of seminars for the broader UMD community with a focus on environmental science, traditional knowledge, and sustainability by hosting Indigenous scholars and cultural practitioners that couple traditional knowledge with western knowledge systems to address environmental sustainability policies and practices on local, regional, and global scales.

Details

Date:
August 31, 2021
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://umn.zoom.us/j/99923015805?pwd=SnJFRWtPRFpUVjdXY3h2bDd5Y1B3dz09

Venue

Virtual Event
MN United States