Native People: Subarctic

Source: First Peoples of Canada's website as adapted from The Canadian Encyclopedia.
Copyright Status: Goldi Productions Ltd. 2007

Date Downloaded:
09-29-2010

Map Description:
This map illustrates the first peoples of Canada before European contact. The Eastern Subarctic groups spoke Algonquian, while the Western Subarctic people spoke Athapascan. Scholars estimate that less than 60,000 people inhabited this area at the time.



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