Lhtako Dene Nation

Preferred Name:
Lhtako Dene Nation
Alternative Name:
Formerly Quesnel (Pre-1988), Red Bluff (1988-2010)
Language:
Dakelh
BC Regional Office:
Cariboo (Williams Lake)
Region:
Cariboo
Reserve Land Area:682.70 ha
Chief:
Chief Clifford Lebrun
Council:
Councillor Wanda Aldred, Councillor Ray Alfred, Councillor Tim Michell
Governance Structure:
Indian Act
Address: P.O. Box 4693
Quesnel
V2J 3J9
Community Description

The Lhtako Dene Nation is part of the Dakehl (or Southern Carrier) Nation in the Athapaskan language group. Our main community is located just south of Quesnel, BC

Treaty or Tribal Association
Carrier Chilcotin Tribal Council
Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

Lhtako Dene has a Relationship Agreement in place with the Barkerville Gold Mine. Through an agreement with the Provincial Government, Lhtako Dene also began construction of a Biomass Energy Pellet plant. It also has a Clean Energy Business Fun Revenue Sharing Agreement with the Province regarding the Castle Mountain Hydro Project.