Wet'suwet'en First Nation

FN Code: 
725

"The Wet’suwet’en First Nation located outside of Burns Lake in the central interior of British Columbia. It was formerly known as the Broman Lake Indian Band and is still usually referred to as Broman Lake although this is no longer its official name. Its members speak the Witsuwit’en dialect of Babine-Witsuwit’en, a Northern Athabaskan language. The main community is on Palling Indian Reserve No. 1."[[quoted from http://www.cstc.bc.ca/cstc/44/wetsuweten+first+nation]]

Community information

Population on reserve: 90[[8273]]
Population off reserve: 159[[8273]]
Total population: 249[[8273]]

Language information

The Wet'suwet'en First Nation speaks the Witsuwit'en language.

Nedut’en / Witsuwit'en

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Historically known as:

Broman Lake Indian Band
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LNA 1s

Title Submitted Organization/First Nation/Government Language
LNA6351 - Wet'suwet'en First Nation Submitted Wet'suwet'en First Nation Nedut’en / Witsuwit'en
LNA6105 - Wet'suwet'en First Nation/Wet'suwet'en Elder and Youth Education Society Submitted Wet'suwet'en First Nation/Wet'suwet'en Elder and Youth Education Society Nedut’en / Witsuwit'en
LNA3598 - Wet'suwet'en First Nation Submitted Wet'suwet'en First Nation Nedut’en / Witsuwit'en
LNA1870 - Carrier Sekani Tribal Council Submitted Carrier Sekani Tribal Council Dakelh (ᑕᗸᒡ)