The Chipewyan (Denesoline or Denesuline) are a Dene people in Canada, whose ancestors were the Taltheilei. There are approximately 11,000 Chipewyan living in the Canadian Arctic regions around Hudson Bay, including Manitoba and the Northwest Territories, as well as northern parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan.

Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation challenges new Shell tar sands mines

First Nation and Metis groups denied effective access to justice

First Nation concerned Bill C-45 allows Tar Sands industry to destroy vital waterways and treaty rights

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