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7 years 4 days
2010 /
The objective of our project is focused on stage three of community planning process, "How Do We Get There?"  It involves strategy development and action planning which focuses on our Land Use Plan.
Resource Producer: xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Indian Band)
7 years 6 days
2010 /
This project combines skills transfer in scientific research and data processing, and Traditional Ecological Knowledge. A consultant will be hired to provide technical and professional skills to SFN in implementing this project. A firm specialized in Geo-Spatial data collection and management will be contracted to undertake field inventory of specific areas within SFN territory, during which they...
7 years 6 days
2010 /
TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. INTRODUCTION .........................................................1 2. COMMUNITY BACKGROUND INFORMATION ..........2 3. PROJECT METHODOLOGY .......................................4 4. PRELIMINARY LAND USE STRATEGY .....................9 5. NEXT STEPS .............................................................12 6. CONCLUSION...
7 years 6 days
2011 /
In recent years, the Chawathil First Nation has been undergoing a period of rapid growth, development and transformation. The Nation has experienced a number of accomplishments including the construction of a new multipurpose centre and a day care. The Chawathil First Nation is confronting serious development and growth pressures with a limited land base. The Nation faces growing demands for...
7 years 6 days
2011 /
Program Highlights 2010 in spite of shock after shock to their economic structures, these communities continue to survive and thrive. they are reinventing their economies constantly — moving from commercial fishing to marine monitoring; from manufacturing to tourism; from timber harvesting to non-timber forest products. These people-connected-to-place, as we refer to them at EC, have learned...
7 years 6 days
2010 /
IntroductionIn Canada, no funding program currently exists that targets specific land use and occupancy research. Given the importance of this field of research and the increasing demand for support, both the government and private sectors should make greater resources available to First Nation communities to undertake these activities.
7 years 6 days
2011 /
Nooaitch Indian Band has worked hard to develop a Land Use Plan and they understand that it is critical that they adopt policies that assist them in working towards achievement of the goals and objectives set out in their Land Use Plan. To this end, these Policies have been developed with careful consideration of the Nooaitch Indian Band Mission Statement in regard to land use...
7 years 1 week
2010 /
Our Land Use Plan is one component of our larger community plan called ‘We speak with one heart and mind’ (nə'əmat tə sxʷqʷeləwən ct). When completed, ‘We Speak with One Heart and Mind’ will be our guiding community plan. Built on our values and incorporating our traditional ways, this larger plan will provide current and future leadership, administration and members with a roadmap to the future...
Resource Producer: xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam Indian Band)
7 years 1 week
2010 /
Based on observations by Mackenzie Forest District staff, First Nation Non- Replaceable Forest License (NRFL) holders were identified as a customer segment that was at risk of not meeting the expectations of the intent of the tenure agreement. The District’s service plan thus included a project that would address this risk by improving licensee understanding of the forest license tenure and other...
7 years 1 month
2013 / Word
Communities can use these resources to review the Xeni Gwet'in First Nations Government's approach to land use and gain knowledge that will inform the development of their own land use guidelines.Document excerpt: "The purpose of Land Use Planning is to conserve and assert control over our traditional lands. A Land Use Plan is also a tool to help us understand and communicate how we want them to...
Resource Producer: Xeni Gwet'in First Nations Government

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