manoomin Project Finishes Up It’s Fourth Year

Students study Native and Invasive species at the Lake Superior Aquarium

Students study Native and Invasive species at the Lake Superior Aquarium

American Indian student involved with the gidakiimanaaniwigamig’s manoomin study have now completed year four of a five year grant through the National Science Foundation. The purpose of the grant was to provide opportunities for young people to better understand the past, present and future of wild rice in northern Minnesota. Student presented their findings at 13 Moons nibi Forum. 13 Moons co-hosted the nibi Forum along with the FDLTCC Environmental Institute, Fond du Lac Resource Management, and the manoomin Project. This forum addressed one of our most important resources, Nibi (water)

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