About Musqueam

“Our traditional territory occupies what is now Vancouver and surrounding areas. The name Musqueam relates back to the River Grass, the name of the grass is məθkʷəy̓. There is a story that has been passed on from generation to generation that explains how we became known as the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) – People of the River Grass.”

– As stated in http://www.musqueam.bc.ca

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Musqueam shore

Looking out at the shore at Musqueam. Photo by Marny Point, 2015.