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ARC In the News

Aug 20, 2021

Our Lands Are Not "Waste Lands of the Crown"

Nuxalk eviction of mining company is the most recent action in a 170-year long fight – colonizers have been illegally occupying their territory for gold since the gold rush, says Nuskmata, Jacinda Mack.

Our Lands Are Not "Waste Lands of the Crown"

Aug 18, 2021

Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to mining company operating on unceded territory

“One only need to look at the Mount Polley Mine disaster of 2014 in our neighbouring territory of the Secwepemc to see the devastation mining can cause.” — Chief Samuel Schooner

Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to mining company operating on unceded territory

Aug 16, 2021

B.C.’s central coast Nuxalk First Nation issue eviction order to mining exploration company

Juggernault Exploration has two drilling sites in Nuxalk territory near Bella Coola

B.C.’s central coast Nuxalk First Nation issue eviction order to mining exploration company

Mar 18, 2021

Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to B.C. exploration company, igniting calls for mining reform

As the province’s glaciers disappear, more and more deposits are becoming available to exploration companies, which are allowed to register mineral claims and apply for permits without obtaining consent from Indigenous communities

Nuxalk Nation issues eviction notice to B.C. exploration company, igniting calls for mining reform

Jan 22, 2019

Nuxalk Hereditary Chiefs issue letter in opposition to gold prospecting

The letter, dated January 18, is addressed to Goliath Resources Ltd.

Nuxalk Hereditary Chiefs issue letter in opposition to gold prospecting