Lheidli T'enneh First Nation

Preferred Name:
Lheidli T'enneh First Nation
Alternative Name:
Fort George (Pre-1991) (Variation Port George); Lheit Lit'En (1991) (Variation Lheidlie T'Enneh Band); Meaning "People Of The Confluence Of The Two Rivers"
BC Regional Office:
Omineca (Prince George)
Reserve Land Area:675.50 ha
Chief Dolleen Logan
Councillor Helen Buzas, Councillor Marcel Gagnon, Councillor Crystal Gibbs, Councillor Joshua Seymour, Councillor Dominic Frederick
Governance Structure:
Indian Act
Address: 1041 Whenun Road
Prince George
V2K 5X8
Community Description

The Lheidli T'enneh Band, also known as the Lheidli T'enneh First Nation and historically known as the Fort George Indian Band, is the First Nations band government for the Lheidli T'enneh, a subgroup of the Dakelh people whose traditional territory includes the City of Prince George, British Columbia. The name means "The People from the confluence of the two rivers" in the Carrier language referring to how the Nechako River enters the Fraser River at Prince George.

Treaty or Tribal Association