Seeking Aboriginal Knowledge
Tanner travels to northern Quebec to meet Cree elder Thomas Coon and his grandson Riley. Thomas introduces Tanner to Cree traditions. He talks about the changes he has seen to caribou habitat and what his people are doing to help protect them. Meanwhile Frankie meets Dr Cheryl Johnson, a wildlife ecologist at Environment Canada. Dr Johnson shows Frankie how research data gets used to model the habitat needs of woodland caribou.