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Sunday, 25 July 2021

First Nations

Term used for Indigenous peoples in Canada


First Nations
First Nations

The First Nations are groups of Canadian indigenous peoples, who are classified as distinct from the Inuit and Métis. Traditionally, the First Nations were peoples who lived south of the tree line, and mainly south of the Arctic Circle. There are 634 recognized First Nations governments or bands across Canada. Roughly half are located in the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.

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