Hupačasath Recent News

Coho Opening – Thursday September 10th 2015

Coho Opening Sept 10th, 2015   10AM-6PM Species: Target Coho, (bycatch Chinook and sockeye) Allowable Sales:  Coho, Sockeye and Chinook under 77cm (Chinook Over 77cm should be released if alive or taken as FSC fish) Gear:  Gil Net (Max mesh size 6 inches) Area: A portion of 23-1 from the…


2015 Federal Election All-Candidates Meeting

Hupacasath First Nation is partnering up with Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council to host an all Candidates meeting to bring up topics that are of concern to Aboriginals in the Alberni-Courtenay Riding on Monday September 28th, 7:00 PM at the Hupacasath House of Gathering (5500 Ahahswinis Drive, Port Alberni, BC). RSVP…


The Nuu chah nulth Tlu-Piich Games start this week!

This year’s Tlu-Piich games start off tomorrow Tuesday August 11th at Bob Daily Stadium in Port Alberni. The weather looks great for the entire week, so be sun smart and wear sunscreen and a hat, and make sure to drink lots of water! This years activities are include track…


Hupacasath Nation is saddened by needless fire damage to Dog Mountain

For Immediate Release: July 8, 2015 Press Release Hupacasath Nation is saddened by needless fire damage to Dog Mountain and offers assistance to marine patrol efforts.The Nation extends gratitude to firefighters and offers hospitality to Sproat Lake residents in the event of evacuation. Port Alberni BC: Wednesday July 8,…


Graham Murrell: Hupacasath’s Fisheries Manager

The annual return of the sockeye salmon and the health and well being of the Hupacasath First Nation (HFN) people and its culture enjoy an unbreakable connection. Since the beginning of time the two have shared the local seas, rivers and lakes, and have coexisted in harmony and balance…