This is a 3 credit hour course with Intensive Writing credit available. It will meet on Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00. Formal class meetings will not be held although biweekly conferences with the instructor are mandatory. A 30-45 minute presentation will be required at mid-semester on the faunal/floral uses of various Indian tribes. A publishable paper will be required at the end of the semester on each bi-semester project.