Canoe Narrows, Saskatchewan
|• Chief||Francis (Pluck) Iron|
|• MLA Athabasca||Buckley Belanger|
|• MP Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River||Rob Clarke|
|• Total||25.71 km2 (9.93 sq mi)|
|• Density||27.9/km2 (72/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Central Standard Time (UTC−6)|
|Postal code||S0M 0K0|
Canoe Narrows is an Indian reserve in the boreal forest of northern Saskatchewan, Canada. It location is on Canoe Lake approximately thirty miles west of Beauval, within ancient hunting grounds of the Woodland Cree.
The population in 2011 was 716 people.
Commercial fishing was the community's original means of support; however, fish populations have diminished somewhat since the late 1970s. The community has since turned to forestry as its main industry.
Canoe Lake First Nation
The registered population of the Canoe Lake Cree First Nation was 2217 on February, 2013. There were 982 members living on reserve and 1235 members living off reserve. The Canoe Lake Cree Nation has seven locations with three on Canoe Lake.
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