Understanding the Historical Uses, Current Uses, and Importance of Native Plants on the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation

Project Overview

Project Type: Youth Educator
Funds awarded in 2008: $2,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2009
Region: North Central
State: South Dakota
Project Manager:
Justine Kougl
South Dakota State University Cooperative Extension


Not commodity specific


  • Education and Training: youth education

    Proposal abstract:

    The purpose of this project is to have mini camps and 4-H projects to produce a book that can be used for reference in the classroom, 4-H, FFA, and community events to educate not only youth, but the general public that the land is not just "weeds and grass" but it is an important resource.

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.