Haida Gwaii

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Notice of 2022 tax sale – Village of Daajing Giids

Notice is hereby given that the following properties shall be offered for…

  • Sep 13, 2022

 

Laskeek Bay Conservation Society monitors black oystercatchers on Haida Gwaii. (Photo: supplied)

Scientists on Haida Gwaii find oldest black oystercatcher on record

At 27 years she’s not a spring chicken but still in good shape

 

Thirteen injured eagles were rescued on Haida Gwaii between December 28, 2021 and July 19, 2022. Volunteer Leila Riddall would like to see more preventative action to stop the injuries. (Photo: supplied)

Eagles being unnecessarily injured on Haida Gwaii

Leila Riddall would like to see more prevention

 

The Edge of the World music festival returns to Haida Gwaii after a three-year pandemic-related hiatus. (Photo: Edge of the World Facebook page)

Edge of the World Festival returns to Haida Gwaii

The music festival will run from Aug. 5 to 7 with local and national acts

The Edge of the World music festival returns to Haida Gwaii after a three-year pandemic-related hiatus. (Photo: Edge of the World Facebook page)
ICBC road test examiners will be in Queen Charlotte and Masset Sept. 19-22. (Photo: File photo)

Driving road tests available in Haida Gwaii in September

“A driver’s licence is a game-changer,” Prince Rupert driving instructor said

ICBC road test examiners will be in Queen Charlotte and Masset Sept. 19-22. (Photo: File photo)
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Canadian Navigable Waters Act

C.B. Island Fisheries Ltd. hereby gives notice that an application has been…

  • Jul 11, 2022
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The Haida Cultural centre, in Skidegate, Haida Gwaii. June shows exponential growth in the tourism industry on Haida Gwaii but it’s still not back to pre-pandemic numbers.

Exponential tourism growth in Haida Gwaii as summer kicks off

Numbers are not back to pre-pandemic levels

The Haida Cultural centre, in Skidegate, Haida Gwaii. June shows exponential growth in the tourism industry on Haida Gwaii but it’s still not back to pre-pandemic numbers.
The Queen Charlotte Visitor Centre had 1,116 visitors between June 1 and 24. (Photo: Kaitlyn Bailey/Haida Gwaii Observer)

Exponential tourism growth in Haida Gwaii as summer kicks off

Numbers are not back to pre-pandemic levels

The Queen Charlotte Visitor Centre had 1,116 visitors between June 1 and 24. (Photo: Kaitlyn Bailey/Haida Gwaii Observer)
Haida author Kung Jaadee will be part of an online event to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Month on June 22. (Photo: supplied)

Haida author shares stories in celebration of Indigneous Peoples Month

All are welcome at the virtual event June 22

Haida author Kung Jaadee will be part of an online event to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Month on June 22. (Photo: supplied)
Women’s divisions’ teams from Lax Kw’alaams and Greenville playoff for advancement to the second round at the first day games of the 62nd All Native Basketball Tournament on April 3. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Video: Opening day of 62nd ANBT and evening ceremonies

Opening ceremonies were led by the Haida Nation

Women’s divisions’ teams from Lax Kw’alaams and Greenville playoff for advancement to the second round at the first day games of the 62nd All Native Basketball Tournament on April 3. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
Elder Jiixa (Gladys Vandal) and Julia Weder formed the rap group Siijuu Jaadas, meaning cool ladies in Haida, in 2021 to pass on the traditional language to the next generation. (Supplied photo: Julia Weder)
Elder Jiixa (Gladys Vandal) and Julia Weder formed the rap group Siijuu Jaadas, meaning cool ladies in Haida, in 2021 to pass on the traditional language to the next generation. (Supplied photo: Julia Weder)
Three rabbits were allegedly killed and dissected in a classroom on Jan. 28, in front of school students aged 9 to 12 years old, said People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This photographed rabbit is not one in the incident. (Andrea Rondeau/Citizen)

Rabbits allegedly killed and dissected in front of Haida Gwaii elementary school children

Lesson was cruel and traumatizing to young students, said animal rights group

Three rabbits were allegedly killed and dissected in a classroom on Jan. 28, in front of school students aged 9 to 12 years old, said People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. This photographed rabbit is not one in the incident. (Andrea Rondeau/Citizen)
If chickens are out in the open or covered by weak netting, Northern Goshawks are likely to get a free and easy meal. But the endangered raptors tend to eat their prey in place, leaving them vulnerable to defensive chicken keepers. (Haida Gwaii Natural Resource District photo)

Haida Gwaii’s forest-dwelling hawk: One of the most endangered species on the planet

By Matt Simmons, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Narwhal A dense fog…

If chickens are out in the open or covered by weak netting, Northern Goshawks are likely to get a free and easy meal. But the endangered raptors tend to eat their prey in place, leaving them vulnerable to defensive chicken keepers. (Haida Gwaii Natural Resource District photo)
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Notice of 2021 Tax Sale – Village of Queen Charlotte

Notice is hereby given that the following properties shall be offered for…

  • Sep 10, 2021
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To keep Gwaii Haanas pristine and respect its Indigenous heritage, trip permits and an orientation on safety and cultural history are required for visitors. Lucas Aykroyd photo

True Tranquility: Exploring legendary Haida Gwaii

Story and photos by Lucas Aykroyd Weathered, intricately carved totem poles face…

  • Jul 20, 2021
To keep Gwaii Haanas pristine and respect its Indigenous heritage, trip permits and an orientation on safety and cultural history are required for visitors. Lucas Aykroyd photo
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Legal Notice: Land Act – Notice of Intention to Apply for a Disposition of Crown Land

Take notice that I, Skidegate Inlet Construction Ltd from Queen Charlotte, BC,…

  • Jul 19, 2021
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LEGAL NOTICE: Invitation to bid

BC Timber Sales (BCTS), Naikoon, Haida Gwaii Licence No. A94555 BCTS is…

  • Jul 19, 2021
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Legal Notice: Land Act – Notice of Intention to Apply for a Disposition of Crown Land

Take notice that I, Skidegate Inlet Construction Ltd from Queen Charlotte, BC,…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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LEGAL NOTICE: Invitation to bid

BC Timber Sales (BCTS), Naikoon, Haida Gwaii Licence No. A94555 BCTS is…

  • Jul 12, 2021
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Gwaii Haanas National Park which opened to Haida locals on June 7 will also be open for off-island visitors from July 1. (Parks Canada photo)

Fully vaccinated tourists welcomed back to Haida Gwaii after year of pandemic visitor ban

Visitors required to sign ‘Haida Gwaii visitor pledge’ prior to visit

Gwaii Haanas National Park which opened to Haida locals on June 7 will also be open for off-island visitors from July 1. (Parks Canada photo)