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The Seabird Island Band is a First Nations Band in Agassiz, British Columbia. We exist to promote a healthier, self-sufficient, self-governing, unified and educated community.

Caution! Children playing

As temperatures increase and the school year comes to a close, drivers are reminded that they may start seeing children out and about throughout the community. Pay special attention to pedestrians as you drive. Tips for drivers Always look for pedestrians, especially when turning. Watch for children. Drive slowly and cautiously through areas near playgrounds, [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Safety & security|Comments Off on Caution! Children playing

Lands Advisory Committee seeks three committee members

Chief & Council are pleased to announce that the effective date for the Seabird Island Land Code was September 1, 2009. The term for three (3) committee positions have become vacant, one (1) Elder position and two (2) regular committee positions. The terms of these positions are for four (4) years. Any eligible voter may [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Categories: Chief & Council|Comments Off on Lands Advisory Committee seeks three committee members

Aboriginal Day Celebration

We hope we will see you tomorrow for our Aboriginal Day Celebration from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Millennium Hall. Agate hunting runs from 1 - 2 p.m. Story time with Elder Reid Peters begins at 10:30 a.m. Rod fishing demonstrations run from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. We will also have an [...]

By | June 20th, 2017|Categories: Announcement|Comments Off on Aboriginal Day Celebration

Éy syó:ys! Good work! Grade 7 students move on to high school

Family, friends, students and teachers conveyed their joy, pride, gratitude, love and encouragement to Seabird Island Community School’s grade 7 students as they embarked on a new journey in their education. The ceremony celebrated 20 students leaving elementary school for the last time and moving on to high school next year. “Today, you are standing [...]

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High Streamflow Advisory Update – Fraser River

High Streamflow Advisory – Fraser River ISSUED: June 13, 2017 10:30 AM The River Forecast Centre is maintaining a High Streamflow Advisory for: Fraser River including areas of the main stem river from the Fraser Canyon downstream to the ocean Flows on the lower Fraser River have been rising over the past two days in [...]

By | June 14th, 2017|Categories: Emergency Procedures, Safety & security|Comments Off on High Streamflow Advisory Update – Fraser River

High Streamflow Advisory – Fraser River

UDPATE - High Streamflow Advisory – Fraser River ISSUED: June 6, 2017 11:30 AM   The River Forecast Centre is maintaining a High Streamflow Advisory for Fraser River including areas of the main stem river from the Fraser Canyon downstream to the ocean   Flows on the Fraser River reached highs over the weekend, with [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Emergency Procedures, Safety & security|Comments Off on High Streamflow Advisory – Fraser River

Flood season update: June 6, 2017

Flood season update: We've been watching water levels all weekend. While the waters have risen, they are within the forecast range and began to fall Monday. Staff will continue to monitor the weather and water levels as we move further into June. We will keep you updated here and on social media during flood season.

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: Emergency Procedures, Safety & security|Comments Off on Flood season update: June 6, 2017

Fishing Notice: June 2-3

Seabird Fishing Notice Set Nets Sub Areas 3 – 11 For All groups   1800 hours Friday June 2 to 1200 Hours Saturday June 3 (18 Hours total)   Drift Nets Sub Areas 3 - 4 KATZIE AND KWANTLEN only   1200 Hours to 1800 hours Saturday June 3 (6 Hours total)   Drift Nets [...]

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Morrow BioScience Ltd. returns for helicopter mosquito control June 3

You may notice a helicopter flying around the Seabird Island community Saturday, June 3. Morrow BioScience is returning to assist in our efforts to reduce mosquito populations in our area. Using a helicopter, Morrow BioScience will be able to target remote mosquito spawning areas to kill the larvae before they grow into mosquitoes. Breeding sites [...]

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SPECIAL NOTICE: Waterline shutdown, repairs underway

SPECIAL NOTICE: We are experiencing an issue with our waterline. The line has been shutdown as we make a repair and we expect things to return to normal by 4:15 p.m. this afternoon.   This will affect all homes and buildings in the community except those with wells.

By | June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Safety & security|Comments Off on SPECIAL NOTICE: Waterline shutdown, repairs underway