The Cowichan Thunderbird and Orca Legend
One of the earliest legends in the history of the Cowichan Indian Tribes is the legend of the Thunderbird and Orca.
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Life along the Cowichan River was one of plenty and good fortune for the Cowichan People. The Cowichan Bay, and Sansum Narrows was full of octopus, crabs, seals, and sea urchins, the beaches full of clams, and oysters. The mountains were bountiful with wild animals, berries, herbs, and roots. The Cowichan and Koksilah Rivers were rich with salmon, trout, and steelhead.