Earl Claxton: First Nations Use of Marine Resources: Intertidal Invertebrates.

On May 2, 2000, First Nations Elder Earl Claxton recounts the ways his people interacted with the resources of the intertidal ecosystems.

The Coast Salish people have always relied on the rich supply of invertebrate life in the intertidal zone of rocky coastal areas in British Columbia.

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On June 16, 2011, Earl Claxton passed away . He is remembered in these links .


In November 2006, the University of Victoria bestowed a Doctorate of Laws degree on Earl Claxton;  this is the speach he delivered at that time.