Yekooche Nation

Yekooche Nation

The Yekooche treaty table is in Stage 5 negotiations to finalize a treaty. For an update on the table please refer to our latest annual report. 

Yekooche traditional territory is near Stuart Lake, Cunningham Lake, and Lake Babine. There are approximately 235 Yekooche members.

Yekooche has overlapping and/or shared territory with its First Nation neighbours: Lake Babine, Burns Lake, Nadleh Whut’en, Nak’azdli, Stellat’en, Takla, Tl’azt’en, and Treaty 8.

BC Treaty Commission Contacts

Francis Frank , 604.482.9200
Commissioner
Carmen Watson , 604.482.9223
Process

Contacts Information

1890 Third Avenue
Prince George, BC V2M 1G4
Phone: 250 562 0592
Fax: 250 562 0530

Current Stage of Nation

Stage 5

Negotiation Stage Process

Stage 1: Statement of Intent
SOI Map * Map has been amended at request of the First Nation and is being updated
Stage 2: Readiness
Readiness documents accepted as complete
First Nation
11/16/95
BC
11/02/95
Canada
11/02/95
Table Declared Ready
11/16/95
Tripartite Procedural Agreements Signed
Procedures Agreement
09/27/95
Information Sharing Principles
09/27/95
Stage 3: Framework Agreement
Initialled
04/11/96
Signed
10/04/96
Stage 4: Agreement-in-Principle
Initialled
Signed
08/22/05
Stage 5: Final Agreement
Initialled
Signed
Stage 6: Treaty Implemented

Address

700-1111 Melville Street
Vancouver BC
V6E 3V6
604 482 9200

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