yuw’i’na’qws tthu hwthuthiqut
“nutsim’ yuhw ’a’lu ’ushus shtiil’a’lus tthu sxayukw’us”
Web Based Ruler of the Forest
This version is only available when you have an internet connection.
ePub File Ruler of the Forest
This is a file that is downloaded to your system it is an enhanced book that does not require an internet connection.
We raise our hands in thanks to all of our elders, past and present who have kept this story alive.
Also thank-you to:
Ruby Peter for this version of the story Thomas Jones for reading the story Sally Hart for illustrating the story
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial- NoDerivatives 4.0 International License
Consulting linguist: Donna Gerdts, Simon Fraser University Sound recording: Zak Cohen, Woodshop Recording Studio Digital media production: Heather Stannard, Westview Learning
Project Partners: BCcampus OPDF Grant, Coast Salish Employment and Training Society, Royal Roads University, School District 68 Nanaimo, School District 79 Cowichan, Simon Fraser University, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Vancouver Island University
Elders advisory group:
Philomena Alphonse, Ruby Peter, Laureen Charlie and Dora Wilson