Under modern treaties, Nation Citizens would be able to gather plants for food, medicines, household goods and apparel within their respective Plant Gathering Areas to be negotiated between the Nations, BC and Canada. Nation Citizens would have the right to trade and barter these plants among themselves or with other Indigenous people in Canada. The Te’mexw member Nation governments would be able to make laws regarding the gathering of plants by Nation Citizens.

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