Reconciliation calls for truth, understanding and action for healing The Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc ‘the people of the confluence’ announced on May 27, 2021 the heartbreaking discovery of the remains of
For over 80 years salmon have been blocked by dams from returning to the upper Columbia River in the Kootenay region of British Columbia. The Columbia River was once the
Syilx Okanagan Nation raises awareness of salmon restoration in the Columbia with the ‘Fish in Schools’ program.
Since May 2004, the Syilx Okanagan National Alliance (ONA) has been releasing salmon back into Okanagan rivers and lakes to replenish the salmon population. In 2020, record returns of salmon were forecast.