Native American Hunting Techniques

Pictures: Indians, by Edwin Tunis
The First Americans, by Joseph A Sherman

Native Americans hunted in a variety of ways.
To ensure food for themselves all their days.

The kinds of food available would usually depend on where they lived.
And what the land and surrounding water had to give.

Listed below are some of the techniques that made Native American hunters unique.
Click on the pictures for a larger view.

Hunter using snowshoes to glide over the snow

rabbit roundup
Rabbit Roundup

salmon fishing
Catching Salmon

stalking deer
Stalking Deer

fishing weir
Fishing Weir


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