Voices of the River - Online release
‘Voices of the River’ is now available online for free.
‘Voices of the River’ is a 46 minute film which explores the historic and contemporary uses and values of the Nanaimo River watershed. It is the main source of drinking water for the city of Nanaimo. It is one of the most important ecological features of the mid island region comprising over 800 square kilometers and providing habitat to a wide range of wildlife including rare and endangered species. It is culturally and spiritually significant to the Snuneymuxw people. It is important for the fishing, forestry and tourism industries and it provides a wide range of recreational opportunities for local residents.
“The Nanaimo River is the lifeblood of the community.”
46 Minutes, 2012.