First Look: Ethnobotany

A Chickasaw Storytellers' Series

Take a first look at "Ethnobotany," the newest episode of Winter Fire, a Chickasaw Storytellers' series. The ancient Chickasaw people had a relationship with the natural world that was defined by extensive knowledge and environmental responsibility. Their use of the plant life native to their homeland was based on the idea of maintaining balance. Learn about the many purposes they found for plants and about the modern Chickasaws who work to preserve and share their wisdom.