Over the millennia First Nation people in the Yukon lived a nomadic lifestyle. They followed the game and moved with the seasons to different locations where sources of food were known to be. Although life was simple it was by no means easy. Elders tell us stories of starvation, when our ancestors couldn't find enough nourishment to sustain the group and many people perished. Despite the harshness of the environment they were able to persevere and survive.