Manoomin: Michigan's Native Grain
SB 802 - "Manoomin (Zizania palustris and Zizania aquatica), also known as Michigan wild rice, is designated as the official native grain of this state. Let it be known that Manoomin is a sacred and important component to many wetlands and has a cultural significance to the indigenous people of this state."
HB 6323 - designate Manoomin as the official Native Grain of Michigan
Status of the fisheries in the Michigan waters of the Lake Erie and Lake St Clair - implied inportance of wild rice to normal fisheries
Conveners of Responsibilites, Kyle Powys Whyte, PhD
Manoomin: Michigan’s spiritual wild rice, Barbara Barton, 7/12/18
The effects of the Kalamazoo River disaster