Planting for posterity

Simpcw First Nation is taking over ownership of the now closed federal Fisheries building next to Raft River

Two boys from Neqweyqwelsten School in Chu Chua help plant a juniper tree.

Two boys from Neqweyqwelsten School in Chu Chua help plant a juniper tree.

Two boys from Neqweyqwelsten School in Chu Chua, Corbin Williams (l) and Jeff Fennel, help plant a juniper tree next to the former Fisheries building by Raft River in Clearwater on Sept. 22.

Simpcw First Nation is taking over ownership of the now closed building. Nearly 20 youngsters took part in the ceremony, which was held as part of National Forest Week.