First Nations Programs & Partnerships

Tagish Language
Tagish was spoken in the southern lakes area of the Yukon, mainly at Marsh Lake, Carcross and Tagish Lake. Linguistically, Tagish is closely related to Kaska and Tahltan. Lucy Wren is one of a few individuals remaining who retain some knowledge of the language.

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~ Dakka’ Kwa’an dancers, Carcross , © Derek Crowe/Yukon Goverment