First Nations Plant Garden - Jane Goodall

Illustrations of project streams Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots

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First Nations Plant Garden

Map pinDuncan, British Columbia

A plant garden that educates students around traditional Cowichan First Nations plants for dyeing, eating and medicine. Plants will be chosen that also attract pollinators in order to explore the interdependency of plants, animals and humans.

Biodiversity Loss (Animals)

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development13 – Climate action15 – Life on land

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots

Do great things in your community.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots began in 1991 when Dr. Jane met with 12 Tanzanian high school students who wanted to tackle urgent problems in their community. Since that meeting, Roots & Shoots groups have multiplied many times over and can now be found in more than 50 countries around the world. Wherever there’s a group, young people are making change that benefits animals, people and the environment.

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