Nisga'a Lava Beds, British Columbia (18 images)

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The Nisga'a Memorial Lava Beds Provincial Park is located in the Nass River valley of northern British Columbia, near the Nisga'a communities of Gitlakdamix (New Aiyansh) and Gitwinksihlkw (Canyon City).

The Nisga'a alkali basalt flow is one of the youngest and most accessible volcanic features in British Columbia. A lava flow from the Tseaux volcano approximately 250 years ago followed a creek bed downslope to Lava Lake and then turned down the Tseax Valley to the Nass River....
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