Meet the Communities

Native communities worldwide are working to preserve local ecosystems that are deeply tied to their cultures. By using traditional knowledge and science, the communities featured in Roots of Wisdom draw upon two valuable ways of understanding our world.

Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation

Saving Streams and Wildlife

Native Hawaiians

Restoring Fish Ponds

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

Re-establishing a Native Plant

Tulalip Tribes

Rediscovering Native Foods