Tk’emlups te Secwepemc announce new search for graves – CTV News

As the one-year anniversary of the search for unmarked graves at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School approaches, another round of ground-penetrating radar surveillance is set to begin.

The Tk̓emlúps te Secwépemc First Nation said in a statement Thursday that the latest search will focus on “the Chief Louis Centre lands within the CLC Roadway remediation.”

Sarah Beaulieu – a University of the Fraser Valley professor and ground-penetrating radar expert – will direct the survey with the support of the nation’s Le Estcwicwéy̓ (The Missing) team and the Tk̓emlúps Natural Resources Department.

The work is expected to begin this week and take more than a month to complete, the nation said.

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