As the fire crackled and smoke wandered around the campfire, Yurok tribal elders told ancient stories that have been passed down for hundreds of generations (as well as contemporary anecdotes of local events). They shared their stories of individuals who did remarkable feats (and stupid mistakes) and shared children’s stories about coyote and salmon. This was the setting that kicked off the first Northcoast Intercultural Skill Share Gathering that was held at Redwood Acres fairground in Eureka that brought together the Permaculture, Homesteading and Tribal communities of the California North coast. Read the story here.