Gija plants and animals

Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the east Kimberley, north Australia

Shirley Purdie, Peggy Patrick, Lena Nyadbi, Phyllis Thomas, Doris Fletcher, Goody Barrett, Mona Ramsey, Dotty Watbi, Michelle Martin, Mary Thomas, Madigan Thomas, Polly Widalji, Frances Kofod, Sandy Thomas, Patrick Mung Mung, Rusty Peters, Joe Blythe, Glenn Wightman

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Abstract

This book tells the Gija story of biocultural knowledge that is ancient, detailed and unique. It has been prepared by senior Gija elders to ensure it stays alive for future generations who will look after Gija country.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBatchelor; Palmerston
PublisherNorthern Territory Government - Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Number of pages251
ISBN (Print)9781743501306
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameNorthern Territory Botanical Bulletin
No.47
ISSN (Print)0314-1810

Keywords

  • Gija language

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    Purdie, S., Patrick, P., Nyadbi, L., Thomas, P., Fletcher, D., Barrett, G., ... Wightman, G. (2018). Gija plants and animals: Aboriginal flora and fauna knowledge from the east Kimberley, north Australia. (Northern Territory Botanical Bulletin; No. 47). Batchelor; Palmerston: Northern Territory Government - Department of Environment and Natural Resources.