Shackan Indian Band

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The Scw'exmx - People of the Creeks - is taken from the name of the Nicola River, Scw'ex, meaning creek. The Shackan Indian Band is one of five bands in the Nicola Valley who comprise the Scw'exmx. The five bands of the Nicola Tribes are: Coldwater Indian Band, Lower Nicola Indian Band, Upper Nicola Indian Band, Nooaitch Indian Band, and Shackan Indian Band. Together, the numbers of the 5 Nicola Tribes totals well over 3,000 individuals. All part of a proud, strong, thriving Indigenous Nation of the BC Interior.

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SHACKAN NEWS STORIES

FIRE 2 SHACKAN V4 - YouTube

https://globalnews.ca/news/8526590/canada-floods-of-the-future-the-new-reality/ 

https://www.msn.com/en-ca/video/autos/bc-floods-concern-mounting-for-shackan-first-nation-near-merritt/vi-AAR6usa

https://www.nsnews.com/bc-news/first-nation-community-cut-off-by-landslides-still-hasnt-heard-from-government-4797536

https://bc.ctvnews.ca/embc-failed-us-shackan-chief-critical-of-province-s-flood-response-1.5683717

https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/1979308099621

https://www.aptnnews.ca/national-news/extreme-flooding-causes-evacuation-orders-for-first-nations-in-b-c/

https://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/highlights/first-nation-in-devastation-mode-as-it-surveys-damage-from-bc-storms-4824246

https://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/bc-news/first-nation-community-cut-off-by-landslides-still-hasnt-heard-from-government-4797536?fr=operanews

https://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/we-have-nowhere-b-c-first-nations-rural-residents-say-storm-permanently-changed-the-land

https://twitter.com/shianna_mc/status/1465537851047641090 

https://www.alaskahighwaynews.ca/highlights/first-nation-in-devastation-mode-as-it-surveys-damage-from-bc-storms-4824246

https://indiancountrytoday.com/the-press-pool/assembly-of-first-nations-national-chief-roseanne-archibald-tours-flood-devastation

https://infotel.ca/newsitem/new-study-shows-bc-indigenous-communities-vulnerable-to-climate-change-risks/it88251

https://theturtleislandnews.com/index.php/2021/11/17/b-c-flooding-forces-4-indigenous-communities-to-evacuate/

https://www.radionl.com/2021/11/26/85830/

Chief of First Nation struck by B.C. wildfires, floods says moving may be safest bet | CBC News

Members of Shackan Indian Band to return home more than 90 days after flooding | CBC News

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/shackan-indian-band-first-nation-land-flood-damage-devastation-arnold-lampreau-1.6262773

https://globalnews.ca/news/8660075/100-days-bc-floods-shackan-indian-band/

https://globalnews.ca/news/8670637/spring-flood-worries-bc-indigenous-community/

https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/weather/members-of-the-shackan-first-nation-to-return-home-more-than-90-days-after-flood/ar-AAU0qNP

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/shackan-first-nation-highway-8-communities-1.6418296

https://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/we-have-nowhere-b-c-first-nations-rural-residents-say-storm-permanently-changed-the-land

https://www.nationalobserver.com/2022/04/13/news/bc-first-nations-work-recover-last-years-floods-fires

Chief of B.C. First Nation struck by wildfires, floods says moving may be safest bet | CFJC Today Kamloops

https://www.readthemaple.com/without-the-land-were-nothing-first-nation-rebuilds-after-catastrophic-floods/

https://www.readthemaple.com/how-cultural-ceremony-is-helping-the-nlakapamux-heal-after-a-year-of-trauma-and-hardship/

‘We are salmon people’: First Nation leaders in B.C. demand audience with fisheries minister | Canada's National Observer: News & Analysis