This is a declaration from the Ktunaxa to protect Qat’muk. Qat’muk is a very special place where Kⱡawⱡa Tukⱡuⱡakʔis, the Grizzly Bear Spirit, was born, goes to heal itself, and returns to the spirit world. The declaration includes stewardship principles grounded in Ktunaxa Law.

Qat’muk Declaration

Author: Ktunaxa Nation

Year: 2010

Media Type: Indigenous laws and declarations