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The Resource Uunguu plants and animals : Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia, Jack Karadada...[et al.]

Uunguu plants and animals : Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia, Jack Karadada...[et al.]

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Uunguu plants and animals : Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia
Title
Uunguu plants and animals
Title remainder
Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia
Statement of responsibility
Jack Karadada...[et al.]
Title variation
Plants and animals
Title variation remainder
Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the plants and their uses and animals that form part of the Uunguu - living home- of the Wanumbal Gaambara people; provides a resource tool for the Wunambal Gaambera Country land and sea managers, particularly the Uunguu Rangers;
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wunambal Gaambera Aboriginal Corporation
  • Karadada, Jack
Series statement
Northern Territory botanical bulletin,
Series volume
no. 35
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plants, Useful
  • Animals
  • Ethnobotany
  • Wunambal (Australian people)
  • Wunambal (Australian people)
Label
Uunguu plants and animals : Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia, Jack Karadada...[et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • "Jack Karadada, Lily Karadada, Wilfred Goonack, Geoffrey Mangolamara, William Bunjuck, Louis Karadada, Basil Djanghara, Sylvester Mangolamara, Janet Oobagooma, Agnes Charles, Dianna Williams, Regina Karadada, Thomas Saunders and Glenn Wightman"
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 167-168
Contents
Uunguu plants and animals -- Introduction: background; Wunambal Gaambera country, people and culture; Regional setting; Wunambal Gaambera landscapes; Wunambal Gaambera seasons and climate; Wunambal and Gaambera languages -- Fieldwork and biological knowledge recording -- Wunambal Gaambera plant names and uses : trees and shrubs; cycads, palms and pandanus; herbs (small plants that do not have woody stems); mistletoes and orchid; climbers and vines; grasses and grass-like plants; lilies and water plants; mangroves and saltwater plants; yams; introduced plants -- Wunambal Gaambera animal names and uses: birds; mammals; frogs; water animals; shellfish; insects; invertebrates; feral and introduced animals -- Categorisation and discussion of Wunambal Gaambera plant use -- Categorisation and discussion of Wunambal Gaambera animal use -- Wunambal Gaambera language sounds and how to make them
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
204 p.
Isbn
9781921519925
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, col. ports
Label
Uunguu plants and animals : Aboriginal biological knowledge from Wunambal Gaambera country in the north-west Kimberley, Australia, Jack Karadada...[et al.]
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • "Jack Karadada, Lily Karadada, Wilfred Goonack, Geoffrey Mangolamara, William Bunjuck, Louis Karadada, Basil Djanghara, Sylvester Mangolamara, Janet Oobagooma, Agnes Charles, Dianna Williams, Regina Karadada, Thomas Saunders and Glenn Wightman"
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. 167-168
Contents
Uunguu plants and animals -- Introduction: background; Wunambal Gaambera country, people and culture; Regional setting; Wunambal Gaambera landscapes; Wunambal Gaambera seasons and climate; Wunambal and Gaambera languages -- Fieldwork and biological knowledge recording -- Wunambal Gaambera plant names and uses : trees and shrubs; cycads, palms and pandanus; herbs (small plants that do not have woody stems); mistletoes and orchid; climbers and vines; grasses and grass-like plants; lilies and water plants; mangroves and saltwater plants; yams; introduced plants -- Wunambal Gaambera animal names and uses: birds; mammals; frogs; water animals; shellfish; insects; invertebrates; feral and introduced animals -- Categorisation and discussion of Wunambal Gaambera plant use -- Categorisation and discussion of Wunambal Gaambera animal use -- Wunambal Gaambera language sounds and how to make them
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
204 p.
Isbn
9781921519925
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps, col. ports

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