Tahltan Nation


Tahltan First Nation, BC, Canada

The first representatives of the Indigenous peoples of Canada to partner with Snowchange came from the Tahltan First Nation, located in the northern British Columbia. Since those days, the connection has remained strong. This partnership with members of the Tahltan First Nation has included student exchanges, joint publications, field visits, joint seminars and Conferences. The dialogue continues weekly.


Snowchange Coordinator Curtis Rattray from Tahltan Nation invites the international delegates to the Fishers Summit 2019. The video has been shot in March 2019 by Hannibal Rhoades, Gaia Foundation. Curtis is leading efforts to document oral histories and voices of the Tahltan Nation on climate and biodiversity work and Indigenous resurgence in their home region. Curtis has been involved with Snowchange since 2000.