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Nuxalk celebrates eulachon with Sputc Ceremony

Nuxalk carry the Sputc totem pole through the village of Bella Coola.

Nuxalk carry the Sputc totem pole through the village of Bella Coola.

by  Caitlin Thompson , Coast Mountain News, April 7, 2014

It has been decades since the waters of the Bella Coola have been black with eulachon and the riverbanks buzzing with preparations, fishing and people. But that loss hasn’t dampened the appetites people still have for the small fish and its coveted grease. Read the rest of this entry