Beasts Berries Beasts and Berries (The Story of Tasdliz Bin), also known as Lake Kathlyn, has been told by several Witsuwit'en Elders.  This version of the story was adapted by the students of Mrs. Mary Robertson's K-1 class at Lake Kathlyn Elementary School.  The children's version introduces characters to the story, and a slight change in the scenario.  The Elders' versions also vary based on family traditions of storytelling.  The main event of the story, the boiling of the lake, is the thread that binds all versions together.  A glossary of Witsuwit'en words is also included.

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