North West Indians

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The North West Indians, also known as the North West coast Indian, had a population of around 250,000 people. Their food supply was in no shortage as they lived in a large, vast area of forests that contained deer, moose, and elk. But, the sea is where they got most of their food supplies. This included salmon, whale, sea otter, sea lion, porpoise, and seal. The abundance of all this food made the tribes very wealthy. The Northwest Indians had very sturdy and large homes made of planks from cedar. There were no windows on the house itself, but there is a hole in the top of the house to let the smoke from the fire out and to let air inside the house.
Most of these homes were built right along the coast. The massive canoes they had built were
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