It is with sadness that we learn of the passing of Gitxsan hereditary Chief Delgamuukw, Earl Muldon. He passed away at the age of 85 on January 3rd, 2022. Kitsumkalum leadership sends our condolences to the Gitxsan Nation, Wilp Delgamuukw, Delgamuukw’s family and community. We mourn with you and will continue to honour and celebrate the amazing life of Chief Delgamuukw – an iconic leader who championed First Nations Rights and Title and made a significant impact as a world-renowned artist.
“If you take a bucket of water out of the Skeena River, the Skeena keeps on flowing. Our rights still flow and they will flow forever.” – Chief Delgamuukw
2009 Fulmer Award recipient: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6NMnSMPHT54
Vancouver Sun Obituary: https://vancouversun.com/news/local-news/chief-delgamuukw-obituary