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Teslin Tlingit Council (TTC) is a self-governing First Nation based in Teslin in Southern Yukon Territory. Teslin Tlingit people have shared ancestry with the coastal Tlingit people of Southeast Alaska and the Inland Tlingit people of Taku River First Nation and Carcross-Tagish First Nation.

There are five Teslin Tlingit Clans , which play a central role in TTC’s government structure. The administrative branch of TTC consists of eight Departments, which provide programs and services for TTC’s Citizens.

TTC At A GLance

Status Self-Governing First Nation
Citizens 800 (approximate)
Language Tlingit
Traditional Territory 27,275 km2 in the Yukon and approx. 10,000 km2 in British Columbia
Clans Kùkhhittàn (Crow), Ishkìtàn (Frog), Yanyèdí (Wolf), Dèshitàn (Beaver), Dakhl’awèdí (Eagle)
Affiliations Council of Yukon First Nations; Assembly of First Nations

Latest News

  1. GC kit avalable for download Rick Scramstad 22-Jan-2019
  2. News release Rick Scramstad 14-Jun-2018
  3. Government of Yukon and Teslin Tlingit Council sign intergovernmental agreement Rick Scramstad 12-Jan-2018

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