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Don't overharvest (K̓tsi h̓a̓gi̓uƛa)

How can we ensure the harvest is sustainable? Visit Haíɫzaqv territory, in what is now known as British Columbia's Central Coast. This collection celebrates the reciprocal relationship between the Haíɫzaqv, salmon and herring —a relationship that’s over 14 000 years old! Learn the important role herring play in the ecosystem and in the Haíɫzaqv community.

Media Type

  • VideoVideo
  • InteractiveInteractive
  • 360° video360° video

In this collection

  • 7 resources
  • Adventure Time 43 min
  • Activity Time 8 h 15 min

Thanks to


  • Heiltsuk Integrated Resource Management Department
  • Dalhousie University
  • Ocean Frontier Institute
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada

It just makes the science much better when you collaborate with people who have the long-term knowledge of the place.

Alejandro Frid
Alejandro Frid Science Coordinator & Ecologist, Central Coast Indigenous Resource Alliance