Nechako


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Nechako

(nĭchăk`ō), river, 287 mi (462 km) long, rising in Tetachuck and Ootsa lakes, central British Columbia, Canada, and flowing NE, then E to the Fraser River at Prince George. Kenney Dam (325 ft/99 m high; completed 1952) and Kemano Dam (320 ft/98 m high; completed 1954) are among the highest dams in Canada.
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It examines the histories of indigenous activism in New Zealand, Canada, and the US, particularly in fighting plans by the Aluminum Company of Canada to expand a hydroelectric operation that almost destroyed the Nechako River and communities that depend on it; the case of students and faculty from Haskell Indian Nations U.
When advocating for reconsideration of the Columbia River Treaty and explaining the consequences of species endangerment, like the Salmon of the Nechako, the author makes an illustrative point, which is transversal to the entire book: the relationship of history, governmental indifference, the fundamental rights of the communities, and decision-makers' responsibilities must ultimately result in the creation of water ethics as a guideline for policy-making.
Peace River 5 Cariboo 6 Northeast 7 Vancouver Island and Coast 8 Thompson, Okanagan 9 Kootenay 10 Nechako 11 Lower Mainland.
Other examples of First Nations asserting water rights include: the Saik'uz and Stellat'en First Nations asserting aboriginal title in the Nechako River and claiming nuisance and breach of riparian rights relating to impacts from a dam and reservoir; (156) the Nadleh Whut'en and Stellat'en First Nations' water declarations and policies; (157) the SyilxNation Siwl[k.
40) At the site of the Kenny Dam on the Nechako River, many people of the Cheslatta T'en First Nation were displaced by the subsequent flooding of their traditional territories.
Similarly, Gillian Wigmore (PG, 9 July, 9740-9741) described how she and her partner had "raised our kids paddling our canoes on the Nechako River, the Fraser River, the Dease River, the Stewart River, the Kitimat River, and on lakes and rivers between here and the Coast.
The following ERs were combined for this reason: in Newfoundland and Labrador: Avalon Peninsula and South Coast-Burin Peninsula; in Quebec: Laurentides and Outaouais; Capital-Nationale and Mauricie; in Manitoba: South Central and North Central; in Saskatchewan: Prince Albert and Northern; and in British Columbia: North Coast and Nechako.
Specifically, Paul has worked with the Scotia Project directly since 1999 and has designed an managed a number of mineral exploration programs in the Nechako Plateau, said Richard Grayston, President of Glenmark.
I would watch my son stand on the banks of the Nechako River and cast a rod for hours and catch only trash fish.
The Blackwater project is found southwest of Prince George and lies within a structurally raised block called the Nechako Uplift.
30 for a water license to build a water-release facility that would stabilize the Nechako River.
This issue was clarified in Carrier Sekani, in which the Carrier Sekani Tribal Council First Nations argued that the continued negative impact on their Aboriginal fishing rights caused by a dam built on the Nechako River in the 1960s gave rise to a duty to consult.