Sharing the Land

Sharing the Land is a field-based geoscience education program working with tribes in Southern California and in the Midwest. The program has the dual goals of increasing on-reservation expertise in the earth and environmental sciences, and of developing a better understanding of how to integrate culturally-held, indigenous, scientific earth science knowledge into the teaching of the earth sciences for American Indian communities nationwide. It has three major parts:

Contact Information:

Eric Riggs, Ph.D.
Sharing the Land Director
Email: emriggs@purdue.edu
Phone: (765) 494-7974