A responsible and profitable business that contributes to a thriving Ktunaxa Nation economy.


Our Mission

Leveraging the strengths of a highly trained workforce, robust safety and stewardship principles, Nupqu is a leader and steadfast partner in the provision of value-added professional and technical resource services.


“Nupqu” is the Ktunaxa word
for black bear

It represents the powerful and resourceful nature of our organization

Nupqu Resource Limited Partnership

Specializing in natural resource management consulting and contracting services within the Ktunaxa Traditional Territory - Nupqu, associated with Ktunaxa Enterprises Ltd., is proudly owned by all communities of the Ktunaxa Nation.

Our organization has a proven track record of natural resource management, initially operating as the Ktunaxa Kinbasket Development Corporation beginning in 1997, and as Nupqu Development Corporation since 2009. In 2020 Nupqu updated its name to Nupqu Resource Limited Partnerhsip in order to reflect the growing number of services that we provide to our valued clients.

  • Patrick Nolan, Senior Civil/Geotechnical Engineer
    “Thanks for the great work by your crew today. You are my go to in the area for vegetation management and exploration access.”
  • Lindsay Watson, R.P.Bio., P.Biol.
    “Mark and the Nupqu team are very responsive and good communicators. Last minute requests are not ideal for anyone, so we really appreciate how Nupqu responds and meets our needs on short notice.”
    Lindsay Watson, R.P.Bio., P.Biol.
    Lead Fish Habitat Management Teck Coal Limited
  • John Byrne
    We worked with Nupqu on the Dam Project and were amazed by the quality of the work.
    John Byrne
    BC Hydro