The North West Coast is a rich, and precious part of the earth. Our Cultures arise from the connection of our people with these lands and seas.
We recognize that our life source remains under the direct threat of industry and from the cumulative impacts of humanity and attendant effects on the climate.
This declaration is our commitment to protecting and restoring the natural world and in doing so, retaining our cultures while designing sustainable economies.
We live with the consequence of any abuse of our territories and the greater perils of climate change.
We commit ourselves to stand together, support each other and work together to fulfill these commitments: