ʔakisq̓nuk First Nation

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ʔakisq̓nuk First Nation (Columbia Lake Band) has their main community in Windermere, BC. Their name, ʔakisq̓nuk, literally means "place of two lakes".

Community information

Population on reserve: 158[[8441]]
Population off reserve: 117[[8441]]
Total population: 275[[8441]]

Language information

The Akisqnuk First Nation speaks the Kntunaxa language.


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Historically known as:

Columbia Lake
Akisqnuk First Nation

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6399 - Ktunaxa Nation Submitted Ktunaxa Nation Ktunaxa
LNA1188 - St Mary's Indian Band Submitted St Mary's Indian Band Ktunaxa