Okanagan First Nation

OKANAGAN  () First Nation are an Interior Salish people (see SALISHAN FIRST NATIONS) who inhabit the OKANAGAN VALLEY south to the confluence of the Okanagan and COLUMBIA rivers in Washington state. Before contact with Europeans their territory extended from SLOCAN LK on the east to the NICOLA valley in the west. The Okanagan language is still spoken by a few hundred people (see FIRST NATIONS LANGUAGES). Traditionally the Okanagan inhabited...

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