Podcast – Native Tribes of Indiana – The Miami Tribe in Indiana

Inhabiting the area around Fort Wayne, the Miami Tribe was another of the major tribes that lived in Indiana at the time of white settlement. Continue reading Podcast – Native Tribes of Indiana – The Miami Tribe in Indiana

A Squirrel’s Travel Paradise – The Great Forests of Indiana

At the time of settlement, vast hardwood forests covered most of Indiana. More than eighty-five species of trees live in the state. Trees like white oak, sugar maple, white ash, American beech, sycamore, red oak, yellow poplar and black cherry grew to a huge size. Many have said that a squirrel could have traveled from Ohio to the Illinois prairies without ever touching the ground.
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