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image contributed by Darrell Neuman, 15 March 2007
The flag of the Métis Nation in BC incorporates similar elements of the provincial flag including the use of dark blue wavy lines
symbolically representing the major rivers of the province. Unique features of this flag include the use of the infinity symbol with both
a blue and red colored background and a Red River cart that is displayed against a gray colored image of a mountain range.
Darrell Neuman, 15 March 2007
The flag is based on the British Columbia provincial flag, with a flag diagonally divided Red/Blue and bearing the "infinity" sign replacing the Union Jack. There is a Red River Cart and a silhouette of mountains in front of the sun.
The Red River Cart is a traditional vehicle of the Métis from the Red River area, now Manitoba.
Dean McGee, 12 May 2006
A photo flag of the Métis Nation of British Columbia, Canada it is here
Valentin Poposki, 12 May 2006
image located by Vanya Poposki, 28 September 2012
The BC Métis Federation (BCMF) is a non-profit association that works with Métis communities to ensure the well-being of grassroots BCMF members.
Vanya Poposki, 28 September 2012