Education Resources Center
   Cordage Discovery Box
    Cordage Materials ~ Animals
Learn More About Cordage
 
 
 
 
 
 

Let's Learn About

   Go To Plants Index

Animal Materials for Making Cordage

 

Images: WebShots.com

 

 


Understanding the anatomy of many different animals was important. Learning how to use the body parts as resources other than food allowed Idaho Native Peoples to survive. Sinew from an animal's body made excellent cordage and was frequently used.

Let's Learn About Sinew