Yellow Quill

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Oozawaskooquinape, Oozawekwun, Nut Lake, Reserve no. 090, Yellow Quill, Yellow Quills

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Nakaway Ahkeeng, Treaty Four Reserve Grounds No. 77, Yellow Quill Indian Reserve No. 90 (various)

General Information

Yellow Quill is an Anishinaabe (Ojibwe, Saulteaux) First Nation located to the north-east of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. They have been adherents to Treaty 4 since 1876. As of 2022, Yellow Quill has a registered population of 3,112.

Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members

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Works Consulted

Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008,

“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022,

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022,