Insect Repellent

Birch and Willow fungus

As insect repellent, pieces of birch or willow fungus were burned on a plate to repel mosquitoes.

Wormwood

According to Mary Kendi of Aklavik and Tony Andre of Tsiigehtchic, wormwood can be put on a fire to make a strong smelling smudge that repels mosquitoes.

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