The First Nations opposed the British Colombia government's decision to clear-cut the forests on their land. In 1993, courts mandated that the government must consult with the First Nations when making a decision regarding logging. The First Nations are now faced with the desire to preserve the natural environment while still wanting to create jobs for their community.
Fall and Winter 1993
Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC)
Logging Threatens First Nations in British Columbia