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COVID-19 UPDATE
Fri, 2020-03-20
In an effort to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus the Nanwakolas Council office is closed indefinitely. Staff are working from home. Should you need to reach a staff member, please feel free to...

Taking grizzly bear viewing to a whole new level
Fri, 2020-01-17
The Nanwakolas member First Nations and their research partners are giving a new meaning to the term "bear watching," using new data gathering and analysis methods to track the movements of...

Guardian Watchmen Gather on Quadra Island
Thu, 2019-06-27
Stewards from northern Vancouver Island and beyond had a week of knowledge sharing and capacity building at Hakai’s ecological observatory. In May on Quadra Island, the Hakai Institute was proud to...

Career Pathways Guidebook
Mon, 2019-05-13
Getting a job isn’t necessarily a dificult thing to do; there are many jobs that go un-filled in our communities. But how do you find not just a job but a career that puts groceries on your table and...

HELPING THE KELP
Wed, 2019-01-09
The giant and bull kelp plants that grace British Columbia’s waters are not only beautiful to look at; they are important indicators of the province’s coastal ecosystem health. First Nations...

MERV CHILD RETIRES FROM COAST FUNDS
Mon, 2018-12-10
Saying goodbye to Merv Child 11 years of leadership.  As a director and board chair for Coast Funds, Merv Child has guided the organization to provide the highest possible standards of support...