Blood 148 is an indian reserve in Alberta, Canada.
is inhabited by the Blood (Kainai
and was established under
the provisions of the Treaty 7
reserve is located in Southern
Alberta, around Stand Off, south-west of Lethbridge, along Highway 2
and the Belly River.
At , this is the largest reserve in Canada, and the second most
In 2006, Blood 148 had a population of 4,177 living in 1,250
, an 8.4% increase from 2001. The
Indian reserve has a land area of and a population density
British North America Act,
legislative authority over Indian reserves is placed exclusively
with the national
parliament and specifically the Department of Indian Affairs
and Northern Development.
The reserve is governed by a
tribal council lead by Chief Charles Weasel Head.