RAVEN - Respecting Aboriginal Values and Environmental Needs

Save Fish Lake! Sierra Club of BC

It doesn’t get any better than this: a clear blue lake teeming with rainbow trout, surrounded by lush forest providing an abundance of game, berries and medicinal plants.To the Tsilhqot’in Nation, Fish Lake is a sacred place that has sustained them for generations.To the Taseko mining company, it’s an answer to a very different prayer:...
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‘You’re going to destroy us too’ – Williams Lake Tribune

Prosperity mine panel hearings continued in Nemiah Valley last Wednesday, with presentations from numerous Xeni Gwet’in Nation members.At the Xeni Gwet’in Community Band Hall March 31, Sean Nixon, legal counsel for the Tsilhqot’in National Government, told the federal panel reviewing the gold-copper mine project that the central position of the Tsilhqot’in National Government and Xeni...
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Tsilhqot’in chiefs protest Prosperity mine – Williams Lake Tribune

By Erin HitchcockPublished February 16, 2010 8:00 amDozens of protesters held up signs on Highway 97 between McLeese Lake and MacAllister Thursday afternoon to show thier opposition to the destruction of Fish Lake should Prosperity mine be built.Aong those protesting were Xeni Gwet’in Chief Marilyn Baptiste, ?Esdilagh Cheif Bernie Elkins, Tl’esqox Chief Francis Laceese, Ulkatcho...
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