Grandclanmother, Nancy Scannie with the Keepers of the Water and the Dene Nation, talks of her life in Primrose Lake, and how they were forcibly removed to live on the reserve in Cold Lake. How they went from living from the land, to being forced into farming.
Nancy talks of changes she has seen in the land from when she was young, when they lived off the land, to how they struggle now to survive.
Nancy talks of the kindness of the Native (Dene) people. 'that's who we are'.
Lastly, Nancy shares about how life changed when oil was discovered in the Cold Lake area. (1 of the 3 Tar sands deposits in Alberta).