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Nechako River Court Action
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- Textual record
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- Shirvell, Cole
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1.15 m of textual records
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Scope and content
Subseries consists of records concerning the Nechako River court action that began in 1980 and ended in 1987 with a settlement agreement. The case (Attorney General of Canada vs. Attorney General of British Columbia vs. Alcan Aluminum) was in regard to the increased need for water rights to the Nechako River as a result of Alcan's Kemano Completion Project.
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Location of originals
Original Department of Fisheries and Oceans records remain with the Department or Library and Archives Canada.
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Some restrictions apply--contact archivist.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
All records created by Dr. Cole Shirvell after the date of his retirement from the Department of Fisheries and Oceans may be reproduced. Records created by Dr. Shirvell before that date may be under Crown copyright, as they were created by an employee of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans. Any publications under Crown copyright may be copied without permission from government, as long as the publication does not state otherwise.
Part of the Kemano Completion Project Dispute Collection (Department of Fisheries and Oceans DFO)
No accruals expected.