By Julia Archelene Magsombol Local Journalism Initiative Reporter When dawn broke on September 28, 2022, it heralded an important day in history for the Shuswap Band as Sun Creek was not only renamed to Sqlewulecw (Sklaow-Ooloo) but was restored and revitalized too. Sun Creek is one of the wetlands near Canal Flats. The care for wetlands has been infrequent throughout Canada, which leads some to disappear completely. In 2015, several individuals assessed Sun Creek and concluded that it’s not healthy anymore due to logging and other activities. The water was no longer entering the water basin, which prompted the need to restore and revitalize the wetland. The B.C Wildlife Federation (BCWF) finally decided to restore Sun Creek by rerouting the water so it could enter the
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