Map Data Sources

Living Language Group Boundaries
Initially based on a map provided by the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia, and reproduced with permission.

Sleeping Languages and Historical Language Group Boundaries
Based on a map prepared for the Handbook of North American Indians (1996, revised 1999) under the supervision of Dr. Ives Goddard, and reproduced with permission of the Smithsonian Institution.

Language and Dialect Names
based on research by the First Peoples’ Heritage, Language, and Culture Council

Reserves
©2003 Government of Canada, reproduced with permission from Natural Resources Canada.

Band Office locations
Prepared by Public Works and Government Services Canada for Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, and reproduced with permission.

Sites of Interest
Based on research by the First Peoples’ Heritage, Language, and Culture Council

Coastline, islands, lakes, rivers, roads, railways, background land layers
Provided by the BC Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Petroleum Resources

BC Communities
BC Digital Gazeteer, provided by the BC Integrated Land Management Bureau

Provincial Boundaries, National and Provincial Parks
© Government of Canada

State Boundaries
Provided by the US Census Bureau

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