Seabird Island Indian Band

FN Code: 
581

Located in Agassiz, Brigish Columiba, the community of Seabird Island Band is located on a 1,820 hectare island bordered by the channels of the Fraser River.

Community information

Seabird Island Indian Band has a large health care facility and the Seabird Island Community School: Lalme' Iwesawtexw. The Band operates a restaurant, gas bar, and convenience store. It also has a hazelnut orchard, a sheep farm, a cottonwood plantation and leases of cultivated land.

Population on reserve: 475[[8275]]
Population off reserve: 375[[8275]]
Total population: 850[[8275]]

Language information

The Seabird Island Band speaks the Sto:lo Halq'emeylem dialect.

Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓

Number of Fluent Speakers:
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Historically known as:

Seabird Island Band
Phone: 
(604) 796-2177
Fax: 
(604) 796-3729
Toll free: 
1-800-788-0322
Email2: 
Email3: 

LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6479 - Seabird Island Band Not submitted Seabird Island Band Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓
LNA6352 - Sto:lo Submitted Sto:lo Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓
LNA6262 - Seabird Island Band Submitted Seabird Island Band Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓
LNA6026 - Seabird Island Band Submitted Seabird Island Band Hul’q’umi’num’ / Halq'eméylem / hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓