Fig. 2. Three years after a forest fire destroyed this mature forest there are many signs that Pikangikum elders recognize as ohneesheesheen (healthy; all things are as they should be) including regenerating blueberries, poplar, willow, and jack pine (Pinus banksiana Lamb.), important foods for game animals, and abundant moss and moisture. (Photo: A. M. Miller).

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