Edéhzhíe becomes first Indigenous-led national wildlife area

by Avery Zingel - October 11, 2018

The Dehcho First Nation (DFN) has signed an historic agreement protecting the Edéhzhíe as the first Indigenous-led wildlife area in Canada. “It very significant to the region. “It’s used extensively for harvesting purposes. A lot of times people have referred to it as the breadbasket of the Dehcho,” said Dahti Tsetso, resource management coordinator for…

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2 Responses to “Edéhzhíe becomes first Indigenous-led national wildlife area”

  1. Ca you identify the people in the photo? rather than waiting twenty years and trying to find out who they were?

  2. You’re right, this is important. I believe on the right is Herb Norwegian but I will verify to be sure. I’ve checked with the DFN now to make sure we name the two folks beside him.