The Squamish Nation hosted a blessing ceremony for a new RCMP canoe on June 14. Dubbed íńinyáx̱a7n-u1-1h, or Little Thunderbird, the vessel was blessed to provide safety to those who would ride it. Dozens were gathered at the event. The first part of the ceremony involved a call to witnesses. Later, members of the Nation, the RCMP and the District used tree branches to brush the boat with water.