Yale First Nation

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The Yale First Nation is an independent First Nations band government located at Yale, British Columbia.[1] It is not affiliated with either of the two Sto:lo tribal councils.

Indian reserves

Indian reserves under the administration of the Yale First Nation are:[2]

  • 4 1/2 Mile Indian Reserve No. 2, on the right bank of the Fraser River 3 miles northeast of Yale, 4.30 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[3]
  • Albert Flat Indian Reserve No. 5, on the right bank of the Fraser River, 3 miles south of Yale, 52.30 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[4]
  • Kaykaip Indian Reserve No. 7, on the left bank of the Fraser River at the mouth of Keikum Creek, 10.0 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[5]
  • Lukseetsissum Indian Reserve No. 9, on the right bank of the Fraser River at Ruby Creek CPR station, 53.90 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[6]
  • Qualark Indian Reserve No. 4, on the left bank of the Fraser River at the mouth of Qualark Creek, 10.0 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[7]
  • Squeah Indian Reserve No. 6, on the left bank of the Fraser River, at the mouth of Suka Creek, 16.80 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[8]
  • Stullawheets Indian Reserve No. 8, on the right bank of the Fraser River, at Choate CPR station, 52.60 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[9]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 18, an island in the Fraser River offshore from Kuthlalth Indian Reserve No. 3, 1.5 miles east of Yale, 0.70 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[10]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 19, on the left bank of the Fraser River, north of and adjoining Kuthlalth IR No. 3, 0.70 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[11]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 20 on the left bank of the Fraser River]], at the mouth of a creek 2 miles above Yale, 5.60 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[12]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 21, on the left bank of the Fraser River, north of Siwash Creek, 1.30 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[13]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 22, on the right bank of the Fraser River, 3 miles north of Yale, including a Graveyard and rocks claimed by Billy Swallsea, 3.40 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[14]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 23, on the right bank of the Fraser River, 3 miles north of Yale, 5.60 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[15]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 24, on the right bank of the Fraser River, 3 miles north of Yale, 0.20 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[16]
  • Yale Indian Reserve No. 25, on the left bank of the Fraser River, 3 miles north of Yale, 0.30 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[17]
  • Yale Town Indian Reserve No. 1, 6.40 ha. Lua error in Module:Coordinates at line 668: callParserFunction: function "#coordinates" was not found.[18]

Treaty Process

The band has reached Stage 5 in the BC Treaty Process.[19] A treaty moved a step closer on November 20, 2008, when Chief Robert Hope signed an understanding between Yale First Nation and the Province of British Columbia to conclude treaty negotiations between the two parties. The signing represents an interim step prior to the final agreement being initialled by the Province, Yale First Nation and Canada.[19]

Demographics

Number of Band Members: 150.[1]

References

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