A JFSP Fire Science Exchange Network
Bringing People Together & Sharing Knowledge in the Northern Rockies
Date: December 12, 2017

Tending the Wild shines light on the environmental knowledge of indigenous peoples across California by exploring how they have actively shaped and tended the land for millennia, in the process developing a deep understanding of plant and animal life. This documentary examines how humans are necessary to live in balance with nature and how traditional practices can inspire a new generation of Californians to tend their environment.

Topic(s): Fire Communication & Education, Public Perspectives of Fire Management, Fire Ecology, Resilience, Fire Effects, Cultural, Fire & Traditional Knowledge, Recovery after fire
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 16099
Record updated: May 24, 2018