Pinaceae Picea sp.


Eskimo, Alaska - Other, Fuel

Use documented by:
Ager, Thomas A. and Lynn Price Ager, 1980, Ethnobotany of The Eskimos of Nelson Island, Alaska, Arctic Anthropology 27:26-48, page 34

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Scientific name: Picea sp.
Common names: Spruce
Family: Pinaceae
Family (APG): Pinaceae
Native American Tribe: Eskimo, Alaska
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Fuel
Notes: Logs considered an important source of fuel for heating the homes and steambaths of the village.

RECRD: 32755 id: 27286