-George Smith, Cree-Metis Trapper
The Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA) is the Tribal Council for the eight member communities of the Okanagan Nation which includes Osoyoos Indian Band, Upper Nicola Band, Upper and Lower Similkameen Indian Bands, Penticton Indian Band, Westbank First Nation, Okanagan Indian Band and the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation.
GeoConnections is working to facilitate the use and exchange of
location-based or "geospatial" data to help support land and resource
management by Aboriginal organizations. GeoConnections contracted
Makivik Corporation to assess the land and resource management data
needs of Aboriginal communities, and to identify custodians and
suppliers of the required data.