Where needed, modern treaties would set aside certain amounts of surface water for the Nations’ industrial and domestic use. The Nations would have the power to determine who uses this water and how. TTA, Canada and BC are currently negotiating groundwater options.

TTA, Canada and BC are also negotiating what powers and rights the Nations will have over foreshore and marine areas adjacent to Treaty Settlement Lands.

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