Coast Salish


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Coast Salish

n. pl. Coast Salish
A member of any of the Salish-speaking Native American peoples inhabiting the northwest Pacific coast from the Strait of Georgia to southwest Washington.
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A team of researchers, including Indigenous leaders and Elders who are part of The Cedar Project Partnership, looked at data on 610 young Indigenous people aged 14-30 years who used drugs in Vancouver and Prince George, BC, on Coast Salish and Lheidli T'enneh territories, respectively.
Vancity is a values-based financial co-operative serving the needs of its more than 523,000 member-owners and their communities in the Coast Salish and Kwakwaka'wakw territories, with 59 branches in Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria, Squamish and Alert Bay.
Animals of the Salish Sea: Coast Salish First Nations and Native Art written by Melaney Gleeson-Lyall illustrated by Coast Salish Artists Native Northwest, 2016 978-1-55476-205-7 (hc) $15.
This book was created by a variety of Coast Salish artists who have been generous in sharing their culture, art and insights on their unique relationships with the natural and supernatural world.
It also works in solidarity with Coast Salish People.
Working alongside Coast Salish First Nations, whose enduring connection to the area dates back more than 10,000 years, Parks Canada protects, preserves and presents this incredible national park reserve which is home to some of Canadas most diverse and endangered ecosystems.
In the Coast Salish territories of British Columbia and Washington State, these barriers have impeded legal movement of Indigenous people.
The Halalt also say that "the mill was constructed in and around and on sacred burial sites of the Coast Salish peoples of Halalt.
Both sides agree that Kinder Morgan has failed to undertake the necessary consultation with the Indigenous people in Coast Salish territory.
Along the province's southern coast, and in particular in the Vancouver area from the 1910s onwards, Indian Sports Days became important venues for Coast Salish (3) peoples such as the Squamish to (re)define perceived colonial spaces.
A special edition of Tok Blong Pasifik was conceived to explore the alternate biospheres of West Papua, Indonesia and the Coast Salish territories of Canada.
Luke Marston, grew up surrounded by the art of his parents--a Coast Salish artist and a carver of fine art--and became an indigenous master carver at a very young age.