The island foreshore, defined as the land between low tide and the beginning of land-based vegetation, is provincial Crown land. The Songhees First Nation did not forfeit its rights to the foreshore and aquatic lands to the Crown. Starting inin its North American colonies, the British Crown entered into treaties with indigenous groups to support peaceful economic and military relations; the islands are treaty lands.
Between the early s and the end of the s, the Crown ed treaties that defined the respective rights of indigenous peoples and European newcomers to use the North American lands that indigenous escotts historically occupied. The treaties palmdale fuck buddies after transferred Aboriginal title to the Crown in exchange for reserve lands and other benefits. Aroundnorthegn coastal gray wolfCanis lupus from a specialized population [ clarification needed ] apparently wandered through or near Victoriaand swam to the Chatham Islands where it has lived ever since.
This article is about the islands near Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. For the islands in New Zealand, see Chatham Islands.
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