Author: Pano Skrivanos

Métis Nation BC Use and Occupancy Map Survey

Inlailawatash was recently tasked with providing Métis Nation BC with GIS support for their province-wide 2014-2020 Use and Occupancy (UOM) Map Survey. The first part of this project involved designing and creating comprehensive basemap coverage for the entire province of BC, the study area for this project. This large study area required the construction of 90 large-format Read More …

Sts’ailes Xa’xa Temexw Bioregional Atlas

Towards the end of 2014 Sts’ailes asked Inlailawatash to assist them in the development of a comprehensive bioregional atlas for Sts’ailes “Xa’xa Temexw”, which literally translated means sacred earth and expresses the Sts’ailes’ spiritual, physical, and cultural connections to the land, water, and resources. The intent of the atlas was to assist in outlining the high level land use framework/strategy Read More …

Tsleil-Waututh Nation Least Cost Analysis

Least Cost Analyses calculate the time or energy required to cross land/water given the lands slopes and boats’ speed. Using different starting locations (village sites, archeological sites, and resource use sites) Least Cost Analyses produce cost catchments from origins; as well, aggregate least cost catchments can also be produced. In cases where the destination is Read More …

Forest Service Road De-activation Project, Indian River Watershed

Inlailawatash was hired in 2009 and again in 2011 by Tsleil-Waututh Nation, BC Hydro, FortisBC and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations as the prime contractor to carry out extensive road de-activation / upgrade prescriptions on the Indian River Watershed Forest Service Road. These prescriptions were aimed at improving the road conditions Read More …