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Managing for social-ecological resilience is emerging as an approach to resource management that recognizes the role of people in ecosystems and the inherent dynamic nature of climate, and terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Applying a social-ecological integrated systems approach in north western BC, focused on the ecosystem services of salmon and water, we have been able to consider the dynamics of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems, and human use of services across a range of plausible social-ecological scenarios. This helps us inform decision making such that the ecosystems of north western BC can continue to provide valued ecosystem services.  As part of the considerations of human dimensions, First Nations’ insights into current and historic systems resilience have been an invaluable source of information.