Community Programs

Lecture: Fish Traps and Shell Middens

Lecture: Fish Traps and Shell Middens - Is Traditional Ecological Knowledge the Way to Sustainability? 

A woman is pictured standing in a creek and holding a fish, while wearing a bright yellow vest.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Wahkohtowin Lodge 
Dr. Megan Caldwell, Aboriginal Student Advisor

Exploring the archaeology of the Northern Coast Salish territory in British Columbia, this talk examines the traditional management of marine ecosystems over 3,000 years and how the traditional practices of Northern Coast Salish and other Indigenous peoples can inform modern resource management.

Register with Deb at or (780) 679-1626. This is a Free event, with a $5 lunch available upon request (students eat free compliments of the Alumni office, but still must register).