Witness the Stoney Nakoda Nation Signing the Buffalo Treaty
- Witness the Stoney Nakoda Nation Signing the Buffalo Treaty
- On Thursday, August 13, 2015, be part of an historical moment: Come and witness the Stoney Nakoda Nation sign the “Buffalo Treaty” at the 2015 Banff Indian Days.
- Aug 13, 2015 from 10:00 AM (Canada/Mountain / UTC-600)
- Indian Grounds, Banff, AB
- Contact Name
- William Snow
- Contact Phone
- 403 881 4760
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Be part of an historical moment: Come and witness the Stoney Nakoda Nation sign the “Buffalo Treaty” at the 2015 Banff Indian Days.
WHEN: Thursday, August 13, 2015 – Pipe ceremony starts at 10am – Treaty signature around 11:30 am
WHERE: Indian Grounds, Banff, AB
The Buffalo Treaty is a collective agreement* to honour and recognize the time immemorial relationship that First Nations have with the Buffalo, and the importance of providing free range habitat to the Buffalo in our Traditional Lands, and that we may nurture each other culturally and spiritually.
Everyone welcome, lunch provided.
This unique collaboration, Buffalo Treaty, brings together members of the Blackfeet Nation, Blood Tribe, Siksika Nation, Piikani Nation, the Assiniboine and Gros Ventre Tribes of Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of Fort Peck Indian Reservation, the Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Indian Reservation, Tsuu T’ina Nation, and now the Stoney Nakoda Nation.