Chief Oshkosh (Level 1) - Wisconsin Media Lab

Chief Oshkosh (Level 1)

By Wisconsin Media Lab

  • Release Date: 2013-10-07
  • Genre: Children's Nonfiction

Description

During a time when many American Indian nations were being forced off their lands by the United States government, Chief Oshkosh worked to negotiate treaties that would allow the Menominee to stay in their homeland. Oshkosh also promoted his people’s traditional forest management practices, which are known today as sustainable forestry.