Community Description

Tl'esqox (Toosey) is a Tsilqot'in community located 50 km West of Williams Lake.

Treaty or Tribal Association

Tsilhqot'in National Government and Carrier Chilcotin Tribal Council

Economic Development Background

While officially in the Carrier Chilcotin Tribal Council, Tl'esqox First Nation generally negotiates agreements and pursues economic development opportunities as part of the Tsilhqot'in National Government.

Summary of Economic Development Agreements, Community Businesses and Joint Ventures

As part of the Tsilhqot'in National Government, Tl'esqox First Nation acts in concert with its fellow Tsilhqot'in member communities to create sustainable economic developments, manage forestry and fisheries, and evaluate mining, oil, and gas propositions in Tsilhqot'in Territory.

Community Details:

Toosey; Includes Riskie Creek (Circa 1884) (Variation Risky Creek)
Cariboo (Williams Lake)
2582.5 hectares

Contact Details:

(250) 659-5655
(250) 659-5601
P.O. Box 80 Riske Creek, BC, Canada V0L 1T0
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