other Recommended Programs

The Children of the Earth Foundation
Earth Heart
Earthways Nature
Hawk Circle and the Earth Mentoring Institute
Tracker School
Tribal Edge Washington Outdoor Women
Wilderness Fusion


Recommended Organizations and Businesses

Bois d’Arc Press – Bowmaking with Jim Hamm                                                                             Dandelion Botanical Company
Dunbar Gardens
Herbal Remedies Advice Of The Field
Northwest Basket Weavers  Guild


Recommended Books

Brown, Tom, and Brandt Morgan. Tom Brown's Field Guide to Wilderness Survival. New York: Berkley, 1983.

Campbell, Paul Douglas. Survival Skills of Native California. Salt Lake City: Gibbs Smith, 1999.

Hamm, Jim. Traditional Bowyer's Bible. Vol. I. through IV Lyons & Burford, U.S., 1994.

Mowat, Farley. People of the Deer. Boston: Little, Brown, 1952.

Olsen, Larry Dean. Outdoor Survival Skills. Chicago, IL: Chicago Review, 1990.

Richards, Matt. Deerskins into Buckskins: How to Tan with Natural Materials; a Field Guide for Hunters and Gatherers. Cave Junction, OR: Backcountry, 1997.

Stewart, Hilary. Indian Fishing: Early Methods on the Northwest Coast. Seattle: U of Washington, 1977.

Moore, Michael. Medicinal Plants of the Pacific West. Red Crane Books, 1993

Jim Pojar & Andy Mackinnon. Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia & Alaska. Lone Pine, 1994

Schofield, Janice J. Discovering Wild Plants: Alaska, Western Canada, The Northwest. Alaska Northwest Books, 1989

Elpel, Thomas J. Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identification; An Herbal Field Guide to Plant Families of North America. Hopps Press, LLC, 1996

Stewart, Hilary. Cedar: Tree of Life to the Northwest Coast Indians. Vancouver, B.C.: Douglas & McIntyre, 1984.

Stewart, Hilary. Stone, Bone, Antler & Shell: Artifacts of the Northwest Coast. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1996.