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Office Closures and Aboriginal Day Announcement

Due to the losses in the Huu-ay-aht Community, the Anacla and Port Alberni will be closed today, June 19. Members of the Quu’asa will be in Anacla at Čitxʷaama Cixʷatin (Soaring Eagle) to offer emotional support for community members. They will be there from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. today. Due to the community's loss, … Continue reading Office Closures and Aboriginal Day Announcement

Positive change coming for Huu-ay-aht children and families

June 1, 2017 – Anacla, British Columbia – Huu-ay-aht First Nations has identified “bringing our children home” as a priority for the Nation. Since the fall of 2016, work has been underway within the Nation to build a future where Huu-ay-aht children are safe, happy, healthy, and connected with their families. An independent, four-member panel … Continue reading Positive change coming for Huu-ay-aht children and families

Huu-ay-aht and WFP build foundation for long-term and strong relationship

Western Forest Products Inc. and Huu-ay-aht First Nations announce that they have completed a transaction for the sale and purchase of three properties, including Western’s dry land sort, located in Sarita Bay, British Columbia for a purchase price of $3 million. The transaction also involves a long-term lease back of the dry land sort to … Continue reading Huu-ay-aht and WFP build foundation for long-term and strong relationship

Sockeye and Halibut Update for 2017

We are not expecting any sockeye allocation this year. To allow the fish to move up the river to spawn, no sector will fish sockeye this year. Our Treaty rights to sockeye are second only to conservation – however the Somass run is expected to be only 170,000, for there to be any fishing, there … Continue reading Sockeye and Halibut Update for 2017

Help name Huu-ay-aht’s businesses

HFN Hospitality is hosting a Business Naming Focus Group next week. They would like to invite any community members who are interested in participating to attend this event. The first session will take place on Wednesday, May 3, 2107 from 10 am to 12 pm at the Pub in Bamfield. The second round will be … Continue reading Help name Huu-ay-aht’s businesses