Its geographical components are the Bulkley Valley, the northern part of the Nechako Country, and the Omineca Country, including portions of the Hazelton Mountains and Omineca Mountains in the west and north of the regional district, respectively. The dominant landform is the Nechako Plateau. Neighbouring regional districts are the Kitimat-Stikine, Central Coast, Cariboo, Fraser-Fort George, and Peace River Regional Districts; on its north the boundary with the southern edge of the remote Stikine Region is separated frmo the Bulkley-Nechako Regional District by the 46th Parallel of latitude. The boundaries of the regional district near-entirely coincide with the territory of the Dakelh or Carrier peoples, and also some of that of the Dunneza (Beaver), but their reserves and governments lie outside the regional district system. Roughly identical in area to the old New Caledonia fur district in the days of the North West Company, it is still sometimes referenced as New Caledonia, but while trapping continues in some area, its economy is now based in forestry, mining, tourism (mostly ranching in southern areas).
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Near-surface and crustal-scale images of the Nechako basin, British Columbia, Canada, from magnetotelluric investigations.(Report)
Jun 01, 2011; Introduction The nechako basin is an Upper Cretaceous to Oligocene sedimentary basin located in the Intermontane Belt of...
Seismic reflection constraints on upper crustal structures in the volcanic-covered central Nechako basin, British Columbia.(Report)
Jun 01, 2011; Introduction The nechako basin, which is located in the interior plateau of British Columbia between the Coast Mountains...
Crustal velocity structure of the southern Nechako basin, British Columbia, from wide-angle seismic traveltime inversion.(Report)
Jun 01, 2011; [FIGURE 1 OMITTED] Introduction The nechako basin is a large Mesozoic fore-arc sedimentary basin within the Intermontane...