Indigenous Watershed Governance

Blue canoes in Nechako River.


54 Degrees North: Climate Chronicles of the Bulkley Valley

September 10, 2021

Tara Marsden, Senior Indigenous Advisor, Healthy Watersheds Initiative, was recently interviewed by the 54 Degrees North Podcast along with Sarah Railton, and Jeff Anderson. Join them and host, Nikki Skuce, as they discuss the restoration economy and reconciliation in action... ...

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Saving the Salmon on Gitanyow lax’yip

April 17, 2021

Salmon are crucial to ecosystem health across BC. In the northwest, the Gitanyow Hereditary Chiefs plan to declare an area of the Gitanyow lax’yip (territory) as an Indigenous Protected Area – with or without support from the Province. Watersheds BC’s...



Fort Nelson First Nation Water Strategy

The Fort Nelson First Nation Water Strategy has been developed to ensure proper functioning and ecological integrity of aquatic ecosystems in Fort Nelson First Nation territory. The Water Strategy sets a framework for Fort Nelson First Nation to engage in...