Northwest B.C. is sparsely populated with 99,000 people or 2% of the provincial population. Terrace and Kitimat are the major centres and economic activity centres around transportation and logistics, mining and energy. Smithers, Vanderhoof and Houston are the largest centres in the Nechako Region. Forestry, mining, agriculture are the primary sectors with a growing tourism industry centred around Indigenous cultures and outdoor wilderness and recreation.


Spotlight On Fukasaku

Categories: North Coast & Nechako

Dai Fukasaku was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan. After leaving Tokyo, Dai lived in 13 different towns and cities throughout the United States and Canada before settling in Prince Rupert, B.C. He was drawn to Prince Rupert for it’s friendly and generous people, beautiful nature and the fresh, local seafood. Dai became interested in local, sustainable seafood upon reading a report from David… Read More

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