B.C. has Strait of Georgia on its mind – Globe and Mail

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B.C. has Strait of Georgia on its mind
Province weighs changing venerable West Coast place name to Salish Sea to reflect early aboriginal presence

MARK HUME
March 8, 2008

VANCOUVER — One of the oldest and most recognizable place names on Canada’s West Coast will soon be changed if the British Columbia government adopts a suggestion put forward yesterday at a meeting of the First Nations Summit.

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