coast salish


A 19th-century canine mystery solved

Researchers have confirmed dog hair was indeed used in Coast Salish weaving


Dad, why do the old folks call Cannabinia “B.C.”?

The ongoing onomastic revolution in British Columbia reached a new high-water mark this week when a Squamish elder proposed attaching the old Squamish name “X̱wáýx̱way” to Stanley Park, and B.C. officials practically drowned him out praising the idea: