First Nations - Land Rights and Environmentalism in British Columbia



  First Nations — Indian Bands — Tribes


  Canim Lake Band
  Chehalis First Nation
  Da'naxda'xw/Awaetlala First Nation
  Didiaht First Nation
  Doig River First Nation
  Haisla Nation
  Halalt First Nation
  Hesquiaht First Nation
  Homalco First Nation
  Kamloops Indian Band
  Katzie First Nation
  Kitsumkalum Band
  Klahoose First Nation
  Ktunaxa Nation
  Kwakiutl Indian Band
  Kwikwetlem First Nation

Lil'wat Nation
Lower Nicola Indian Band
Lyacksen First Nation
Matsqui First Nation
Mowachaht/Muchalaht First Nation
Musqueam Indian Band
Namgis First Nation
Neskonlith Band
Nuxalk Nation
Nuxalk House of Smayusta
Seabird Island First Nation
Semiahmoo First Nation
Simpcw First Nation
Skeetchestn First Nation
Skwah First Nation
Skway First Nation

Snuneymuxw First Nation
Spallumcheen Band
Squamish Nation
Stó:lo Nation
Taku River Tlingit First Nation
Tsartlip First Nation
Tsawout First Nation
Tsawwassen First Nation
Tseycum First Nation
Ts'kw'aylaxw First Nations
Tsleil-Waututh Nation
Wetsuweten Nation
Williams Lake Indian Band
Xatsull First Nation
Xeni Gwet'in First Nation
Xwisten First Nation


  First Nations — Councils — Alliances — Governments


  Carrier Sekani Tribal Council
  Council of the Haida Nation
  Gitxsan Chiefs Office
  Heiltsuk Tribal Council
  Hul'qumi'num Treaty Group
  Nisga'a Lisims Government

Northern Shuswap Tribal Council
Northwest Tribal Treaty Nations
Nuu chah nulth Tribal Council
Okanagan Nation Alliance
Office of the Wet'suwet'en
Shuswap Nation Tribal Council

Sliammon Treaty Society
St'át'imc Chiefs Council
Stó:lo Tribal Council
Tse Keh Nay
Winalagalis Treaty Group


  First Nations — Education — Centres


  Coqualeetza Cultural Education Centre — Chilliwack
  First Nations House of Learning — University of British Columbia
  First Nations Studies — Malaspina University
  First Nations Studies — University of Northern British Columbia
  Indigenous Governance Program — University of Victoria


  First Nations — Media


  Aboriginal Peoples Television Network by an Aboriginal Board of Directors
  First Nations Environmental Network by Susanne Hare and Steve Lawson
  Ha-shilth-sa Newspaper by Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
  Raven's Eye by Aboriginal Multi Media Society
  Turtle Island Native Network by Tehaliwaskenhas Bob Kennedy


  First Nations — Organizations — Societies


  Secwepemc Cultural Education Society
  U'mista Cultural Society
  Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs
  Upper St'át'imc Language, Culture and Education Society


  First Nations — Tourism


  Bears of Bute
  Esketemc Native Journeys
  Gitga'at Tourism
  Kispiox Adventures
  Klemtu Tourism
  Kootenay Wilderness Tours

  Sasquatch Tours
  Tlaook Cultural Adventures
  Xats'ull Heritage Village
  XA:YTEM Longhouse


  History — Exhibits


  From Time Immemorial: Tsimshian Prehistory by Canadian Museum of Civilization
  Glimpses into Upper St'át'imc History by Upper St'át'imc Language, Culture and Education Society
  Klatsassin and the Chilcotin War by University of Victoria, et al
  Land of the Secwepemc by George Manuel Institute
  Our Homes are Bleeding by Union of BC Indian Chiefs
  Portrayals of Native Americans by Bancroft Library, University of Berkeley
  Sinixt Nation by Kootenay Internet Communications Society
  Tahltan Nation CD Rom by School District 87 - Stikine


  Reports — Books — Articles


  1862 — Four Years in British Columbia and Vancouver Island by Richard Charles Mayne
  1864 — 1990 — Indian Affairs Annual Reports by Department of Indian Affairs Canada
  1874 — A Voyage to the Pacific Ocean by James Cook
  1866 — The Naturalist in Vancouver Island and British Columbia by John Keast Lord
  1887 — Customs and Arts of the Kwakiool by George Dawson
  1896 — The Social Organization and the Secret Societies of the Kwakiutl Indians by Franz Boas
  1898 — The Mythology of the Bella Coola Indians by Franz Boas
  1906 — The Lillooet Indians by James Teit
  1905 — Kwakiutl Texts by Franz Boas & George Hunt
  1906 — Kwakiutl Texts II by Franz Boas & George Hunt
  1909 — The Kwakiutl of Vancouver Island by Franz Boas & George Hunt
  1909 — The Shuswap by James Teit
  1916 — McKenna McBride Report by Royal Commission on Indian Affairs for the Province of British Columbia
  1981 — British Columbia Indian Treaties in Historical Perspective by Dennis Madill
  1996 — Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples by Department of Indian Affairs, Canada
  2002 — Treaties in BC: A Time Line by First Nations Summit
  2004 — Land, Fish, and Law by Douglas Harris
  2005 — Stolen Lands, Broken Promises by Union of BC Indian Chiefs
  2005 — White Man Has No Right to Take Any of It by Kenichi Matsui
  2007 — Lessons in Possession . . . Vancouver Island, 1859–1865 by David Rossiter


  Reports by Indigenous Network on Economies and Trade (INET)


  2005 — Annual Report — Boycott Delta Hotels at Sun Peaks for the theft of Secwepemc lands
  2006 — Joint Submission to the United Nations — Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
  2006 — Report on Canada's Self Government & Land Rights Policies
  2007 — UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
  2008 — Annual Picture Report
  2008 — Indigenous Peoples Experience in Canada — Symposium
  2009 — Memorandum To Indigenous Peoples — BC's "Recognition Act" Legislation
  2009 — BC Government Recognition Act Does Not Recognize Aboriginal Title


  Video - Audio Media


  Keeping the Lakes Way: The Past and Future of the Sinixt by Sinixt Nation
  The Wolverine Speaks (164MB) by Globalization Studies, University of Lethbridge, 2004
  Harriet Nahanee - Tsibeotl by Gloria Alvarnez Mulcahy, Vision Quest, 2007
  Saving the Sacred Headwaters by Klabona Keepers, 2007

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