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**Tla'amin Fishing Areas**

**Tla'amin Fishing Area**

**Part 1: Legal Description of Tla'amin Fishing Area**

**"Tla'amin Fishing Area"** means the waters of that part of the Tla'amin Area bounded by a line numbered and described as follows:

1. commencing at the high water mark of Jervis Inlet at 10E 413144 m (Long. W 124° 12' 23"; west of Saltery Bay);

2. then southwesterly to a point at 10N 5508897 m and 10E 408677 m (Lat. N 49° 43' 32"; Long. W 124° 16' 02"; south of Scotch Fir Point in Malaspina Strait);

3. then due south to a point at 10N 5501655 m and 10E 408677 m (Lat. N 49° 39' 38"; Long. W 124° 15' 55"; in Malaspina Strait);

4. then southeasterly to a point at the high water mark of South Thormanby Island at 10E 429366 m (Long. W 128° 58' 32"; east of Derby Point, South Thormanby Island);

5. then southeasterly along the high water mark on South Thormanby Island to a point at 10N 5479906 m (Lat. N 49° 28' 04"; Dennis Head);

6. then southwesterly to a point at the high water mark of Bertha Island at 10E 430493 m (Long. W 123° 57' 33"; east Bertha Island);

7. then westerly along the southerly high water mark of Bertha Island to a point at 10E 430383 m (Long. W 123° 57' 39"; west Bertha Island);

8. then southwesterly to a point at the high water mark of Lasqueti Island at 10E 414920 m (Long. W 124° 10' 25"; east side of Young Point on Lasqueti Island);

9. then westerly along the high water mark of Lasqueti Island to a point at 10E 414479 m (Long. W 124° 10' 47"; west side of Young Point on Lasqueti Island);

10. then westerly to a point at the high water mark of Jenkins Island at 10E 406010 m (Long. W 124° 17' 48"; south Jenkins Island);

11. then northwesterly to a point at the southerly high water mark of Flora Islet at 10N 5486080 m (Lat. N 49° 31' 00"; Flora Islet);

12. then northwesterly to a point at 10N 5533125 m and 10E 350168 m (Lat. N 49° 55' 54"; Long. W 125° 05' 16"; in the Strait of Georgia/Salish Sea);

13. then due north to a point at 10N 5551023 m and 10E 350168 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 33"; Long. W 125° 05' 41"; south Sutil Channel);

14. then due east across Uganda Passage to a point at the high water mark of Cortes Island at 10N 5551023 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 37"; approximately at lighted navigation beacon);

15. then due east across Cortes Island to a point at the westerly high water mark of Gorge Harbour at 10N 5551023 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 38");

16. then southeasterly along the high water mark of Gorge Harbour, Cortes Island to a point at "The Gorge" narrows at 10N 5550278 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 14"; western shore of Gorge Harbour narrows);

17. then due east across the narrows to a point at the high water mark of Gorge Harbour at 10N 5550256 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 13"; eastern shore of Gorge Harbour narrows);

18. then northeasterly along the high water mark of Gorge Harbour to a point at 10N 5551023 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 40");

19. then due east across Cortes Island to a point at the easterly high water mark of Cortes Island at 10N 5551023 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 45"; north of Seaford);

20. then southerly along the high water mark of Cortes Island at 10N 5550903 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 41"; Seaford);

21. then northeasterly across Lewis Channel to a point at the high water mark of West Redonda Island at 10E 368072 m (Long. W 124° 50' 43"; east of Hope Point and Refuge Cove);

22. then northeasterly across West Redonda Island following the height of land which separates waters flowing westerly into Lewis Channel from waters flowing southerly into Desolation Sound and easterly into Black Lake and Waddington Channel to a point at the high water mark of West Redonda Island at 10N 5561525 m (Lat. N 50° 11' 32"; north of Church Point);

23. then easterly along the high water mark of West Redonda Island at 10N 5561323 m (Lat. N 50° 11' 27"; Church Point);

24. then northerly across Waddington Channel to a point at the high water mark of East Redonda Island at 10E 374593 m (Long. W 124° 45' 27"; Walter Point on East Redonda Island);

25. then northwesterly along the high water mark of East Redonda Island at 10N 5563997 m (Lat. N 50° 12' 53"; northwest of Walter Point);

26. then northeasterly across East Redonda Island following the height of land which separates waters flowing southerly and westerly into Waddington Channel from waters flowing easterly into Pendrell Sound to the high water mark of East Redonda Island at 10E 376604 m (Long. W 124° 43' 59"; south of Hepburn Point);

27. then northeasterly across Homfray Channel to the high water mark of Desolation Sound at 10E 377622 m (Long. W 124° 43' 09"; east of Brettell Point on the Mainland);

28. then northerly to a height of land at 10N 5576300 m and 10E 377741 m (Lat. N 50° 19' 34"; Long. W 124° 43' 03"; east of Brettell point);

29. then easterly following the height of land which separates Toba Inlet and Homfray Channel to the westerly boundary of Tree Farm Licence 39 at 10N 5577318 m and 10E 391956 m (Lat. N 50° 20' 17"; Long. W 124° 31' 06");

30. then following the Tree Farm Licence 39 boundary in a general northerly, easterly and southerly direction along the westerly, northerly and easterly boundaries of the Powell Lake watershed to the easterly boundary of the Eldred River watershed; thence in a general southerly direction along the easterly boundaries of the watersheds of Eldred River, Goat Lake and Freda Lake to the northerly boundary of the Lois River watershed; thence in a general southerly direction along the northerly and easterly boundaries of the Lois River watershed to 10N 5540892 m and 10E 420198 m (Lat. N 50° 00' 54"; Long. W 124° 06' 50");

31. then southerly following the height of land which separates Lois Lake and Khartoum Lake to the water's edge on the north shore of Lois Lake at 10E 413148 m (Long. W 124° 12' 31");

32. then due south across Lois Lake to the water's edge at 10E 413148 m (Long. W 124° 12' 30");

33. then southeasterly to 10N 5522520 m and 10E 413304 m (Lat. N 49° 50' 56"; Long. W 124°12' 21"; unnamed mountain peak); and

then southerly to the high water mark of Jervis Inlet at 10E 413144 m (Long. W 124° 12' 23"; west of Saltery Bay) as shown on the map in Appendix N-1, Part 2.

Coordinate datum: NAD83 (CSRS)

*Note: Coordinates to be ground truthed prior to signing the Final Agreement and this note removed from definition.*

**Part 2: Tla'amin Fishing Area**

**Tla'amin Herring Fishing Area**

**Part 1: Legal Description of Tla'amin Herring Fishing Area**

**"Tla'amin Herring Fishing Area"** means the waters of that part of the Tla'amin Area bounded by a line numbered and described as follows:

1. commencing at the high water mark of Jervis Inlet at 10E 413144 m (Long. W 124° 12' 23"; west of Saltery Bay);

2. then southwesterly to a point at 10N 5508897 m and 10E 408677 m (Lat. N 49° 43' 32"; Long. W 124° 16' 02"; south of Scotch Fir Point in Malaspina Strait);

3. then due south to a point at 10N 5501655 m and 10E 408677 m (Lat. N 49° 39' 38"; Long. W 124° 15' 55"; in Malaspina Strait);

4. then southeasterly to a point at the high water mark of South Thormanby Island at 10E 429366 m (Long. W 123° 58' 32"; east of Derby Point, South Thormanby Island);

5. then southeasterly along the high water mark on South Thormanby Island to a point at 10N 5479906 m (Lat. N 49° 28' 04"; Dennis Head);

6. then southwesterly to a point at the high water mark of Bertha Island at 10E 430493 m (Long. W 123° 57' 33"; east Bertha Island);

7. then westerly along the southerly high water mark of Bertha Island to a point at 10E 430383 m (Long. W 123° 57' 39"; west Bertha Island);

8. then southwesterly to a point at the high water mark of Lasqueti Island at 10E 414920 m (Long. W 124° 10' 25"; east side of Young Point on Lasqueti Island);

9. then westerly along the high water mark of Lasqueti Island to a point at 10E 414479 m (Long. W 124° 10' 47"; west side of Young Point, Lasqueti Island);

10. then westerly to a point at 10N 5480505 m and 10E 377905 m (Lat. N 49° 27' 54"; Long. W 124° 41' 06"; ~1000 m south of Boyle Point, Denman Island);

11. then northwesterly following a line parallel to and perpendicular distance of 1000 metres southwesterly from the high water mark of western Denman Island through Baynes Sound to a point at 10N 5489705 m and approximately10E 366302 m (Lat. N 49° 32' 43"; Long. W 124° 50' 54"; east of Hindoo Creek on Vancouver Island);

12. then westerly to a point at the high water mark of Vancouver Island at 10N 5489395 m (Lat. N 49° 32' 32"; Hindoo Creek);

13. then northerly along the high water mark on the east side of Vancouver Island to a point at 10N 5500987 m (Lat. N 49° 38' 43"; Gartley Point);

14. then northerly across Comox Harbour to the high water mark of Goose Spit at 10E 361128 m (Long. W 124° 55' 27");

15. then northeasterly and northwesterly along the high water mark on the east side of Vancouver Island to a point at 10N 5523729 m (Lat. N 49° 50' 50"; east of Black Creek);

16. then due north to a point at 10N 5551023 m and 10E 350168 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 33"; Long. W 125° 05' 41"; south Sutil Channel);

17. then due east across Uganda Passage to a point at the high water mark of Cortes Island at 10N 5551023 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 37"; approximately at lighted navigation beacon);

18. then southeasterly along the high water mark of Cortes Island to a point at "The Gorge" narrows at 10N 5550278 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 14"; western shore of Gorge Harbour narrows);

19. then due east across the narrows to a point at the water mark line at 10N 5550256 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 13"; eastern shore of Gorge Harbour narrows);

20. then easterly, southerly and northeasterly along the high water mark of southern Cortes Island to a point at 10N 5550903 m (Lat. N 50° 05' 41"; Seaford on east Cortes Island);

21. then northeasterly across Lewis Channel to a point at the high water mark of West Redonda Island at 10E 368072 m (Long. W 124° 50' 43"; east of Hope Point and Refuge Cove);

22. then northeasterly and northwesterly along West Redonda Island's high water mark to 10N 5561323 m (Lat. N 50° 11' 27"; Church Point);

23. then northerly across Waddington Channel to a point at the high water mark of East Redonda Island at 10E 374593 m (Long. W 124° 45' 27"; Walter Point on East Redonda Island);

24. then northerly, easterly, and southerly along the high water mark of Pendrell Sound and easterly, northeasterly and northwesterly along the high water mark of the east side of East Redonda Island to 10E 376604 m (Long. W 124° 43' 59"; south of Hepburn Point);

25. then northeasterly across Homfray Channel to the high water mark of Desolation Sound at 10E 377622 m (Long. W 124° 43' 09"; east of Brettell Point on the Mainland); and

then generally southerly along the high water mark of Desolation Sound, Okeover Inlet, Strait of Georgia, and Malaspina Strait of the mainland coast to Jervis Inlet at 10E 413144 m (Long. W 124° 12' 23"; west of Saltery Bay) as shown on the map in Appendix N-2, Part 2.

Coordinate datum: NAD83 (CSRS)

*Note: Coordinates to be ground truthed prior to signing the Final Agreement and this note removed from definition.*

**Part 2: Tla'amin Herring Fishing Area**

**Contents | ****Sections 1 to 28 | ****Schedule - Contents | ****Schedule - Preamble | ****Schedule - Chapter 1 | ****Schedule - Chapter 2 | ****Schedule - Chapter 3 | ****Schedule - Chapter 4 | ****Schedule - Chapter 5 | ****Schedule - Chapter 6 | ****Schedule - Chapter 7 | ****Schedule - Chapter 8 | ****Schedule - Chapter 9 | ****Schedule - Chapter 10 | ****Schedule - Chapter 11 | ****Schedule - Chapter 12 | ****Schedule - Chapter 13 | ****Schedule - Chapter 14 | ****Schedule - Chapter 15 | ****Schedule - Chapter 16 | ****Schedule - Chapter 17 | ****Schedule - Chapter 18 | ****Schedule - Chapter 19 | ****Schedule - Chapter 20 | ****Schedule - Chapter 21 | ****Schedule - Chapter 22 | ****Schedule - Chapter 23 | ****Schedule - Chapter 24 | ****Schedule - Chapter 25 | ****Schedule - Chapter 26 | ****Appendix - Contents | ****Appendix - Introduction | ****Appendix - Appendix A | ****Appendix - Appendix B | ****Appendix - Appendix C | ****Appendix - Appendix D | ****Appendix - Appendix E | ****Appendix - Appendix F | ****Appendix - Appendix G | ****Appendix - Appendix H | ****Appendix - Appendix I | ****Appendix - Appendix J | ****Appendix - Appendix K | ****Appendix - Appendix L | ****Appendix - Appendix M | ****Appendix - Appendix N
| ****Appendix - Appendix O | ****Appendix - Appendix P | ****Appendix - Appendix Q | ****Appendix - Appendix R | ****Appendix - Appendix S | ****Appendix - Appendix T | ****Appendix - Appendix U | ****Appendix - Appendix V | ****Appendix - Appendix W | ****Appendix - Appendix X**

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