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Wila Sit'aatksa Da̱g̱aał

(How the Oolichan net was Discovered)

Beynon ms. 050: Nwil 'Waatksa Da̱g̱aał
Informant Peter H. Wesley. Rewritten by Alayna Russell. Read by Ellen Mason. This is the story of how a Princess on the brink of starvation was taught by a bullhead how to make oolichan nets in the shape of a bullhead.


Diagram courtesy of Knowing Home: Braiding Indigenous science with Western Science, Book 1

oolichan-net fishing from knowing home b
Wila Sit'aatksa Da̱g̱aałk - Ellen Mason
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