‘Native Land’ Map Helps You Recognize Which Indigenous Territory You Live On – HuffPost Canada

by ahnationtalk on January 7, 2019490 Views

“It helps plant a seed that there’s people here before you, these are the lands that they’re on, and they’re still here.”

@What traditional territory is your city on?

Are you on unceded xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) territory? The territory of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca and Mississaugas of the Credit River? Or unceded Abenaki/Abénaquis, Kanien’kehá:ka, Haudenosauneega (St Lawrence Iroquois), and Huron-Wendat territory?

If you don’t know, a website called Native Land can help answer the question for you.

The crowd-sourced, interactive website mapping traditional territories of Indigenous people, treaties and language has grown to become so much more, and has just become a Canadian not-for-profit.

Read More: https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2019/01/06/native-land-map-indigenous-territory_a_23610678/

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