The Tahltan (Western Nahane), an Athapaskan-speaking group, live in the upper basin of the Stikine River and in neighboring areas of northern British Columbia. They numbered 793 in 1978.
MacLachlan, Bruce B. "Tahltan." In Handbook of North American Indians. Vol. 6, Subarctic, edited by June Helm, 458-468. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution.