1. Send a Child to Science Camp

Uu-a-thluk and Science Venture are pairing up with Nuu-chah-nulth communities to deliver six summer camps focused on hands-on, minds-on science. Help send more Nuu-chah-nulth children to camp by making a donation today. Your tax...

2. From Crabs to Computers

Fisheries Workers Participate in Diverse Training Crabbing on Nitinat Lake may not be the most common way to conduct job training, but it was one activity enjoyed by fisheries workers who attended a recent training program hosted by...

3. Open Letter to BC Herring Fishers

Nuu-chah-nulth Nations issued an open letter to BC herring fishers today asking those considering taking part in the 2014 commercial herring fishery to fish elsewhere. Closed since 2006 on the west coast of Vancouver Island, the...

4. Study Indicates Burman River Salmon...

Top photo courtesy of Michael McGee. Four years after its inception, a program designed to assess salmon stocks in the Burman River has revealed more fish than previously believed. The program uses mark-recapture estimates and radio...

5. Show Your Support

In 2009, the B.C. Supreme Court recognized the right of five Nuu-chah-nulth Nations to fish and sell fish. In 2011, the B.C. Court of Appeal upheld that decision. Despite these judgements, Canada has yet to engage in meaningful...
advertisement advertisement

Oral History Goes Digital

From the Globe and Mail: “As a commercial fisherman and an elder in the Stz’uminus First Nation, Ray Harris has long been a guardian of secrets. Neither his favourite fishing spots nor the...

Local Governments Support Nuu-chah-nulth Fishing R...

Since January of 2013, local governments have been asking Canada to conclude negotiations with five Nuu-chah-nulth Nations and  implement aboriginal fishing rights for the benefit of coastal...

BC First Nations Opposition to Commercial Herring ...

MEDIA RELEASE FEBRUARY 21, 2014 –  In a surprising revelation, a document provided by Canada in a legal action brought by five Nuu-chah-nulth First Nations clearly shows that Fisheries and Oceans...

Nations to Host Press Conference in Vancouver

What:  The Nuu-chah-nulth are holding a press conference to speak about the injunction hearing underway opposing the commercial roe herring fisheries within our territories on the west coast of...

Haida, Heiltsuk, and Nuu-chah-nulth Nati...

Updates to this story Leaders of the Council of Haida Nation, the Heiltsuk Tribal Council, and the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council have united to express their opposition to proposed commercial roe herring...

« Previous Entries

Newsletter

Unsubscribe

Log In

Oral History Goes Digital