First Nations burial ground found in British Columbia

Published on May 12th, 2011 | by Admin


A First Nations cemetery has been discovered in the North Okanagan in British Columbia.

Provincial archeology branch official Eric Forgeng says the bones have not been dated but there’s no question they are from a First Nations burial site.

He says wear on the teeth is consistent with ancient diets that included a lot of gritty food, causing a distinctive pattern.

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Story: The Canadian Press | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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One Response to First Nations burial ground found in British Columbia

  1. Alainatte says:

    thnx so much u helpd lotz wif a currnt evnts progect

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