Fish Harvest Camp

Fish Harvest Camp

Holy Angels School was invited to bring a group of students and their Native Language & Culture teacher to Biigtigong Nishnaabe annual fish netting harvest at Pic River with the Pic River Elementary School on April 4th.

The Fish Harvest Camp included activities such as:

● fish camp daily activities
● prayer & water ceremony
● fish cleaning & fish anatomy
● species identification
● fish smoking
● fish canning/pickling
● elders story tent
● fishing play center
● language activity
 
The students enjoyed a lunch of fresh fish, soup, sandwiches and bannick. 
We are thankful for this opportunity to learn with Pic River Elementary and from the elders and members of the Pic River
First Nation.