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Weenusk First Nation
Land Use Planning

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Description
Represents the community in all land use initiatives with a focus on the preservation of traditional lands
  • Acts as the liaison and maintains all documentation between community members, governments and the Ministry of Natural Resources on all land issues
  • Signed a Terms of Reference agreement with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry on Nov 20, 2017 for the Weenusk First Nation Community Based Land Use Plan
  • Identified in the Terms of Reference are the requirements to complete the mandatory components of a plan, as specified under the Far North Act, 2010
  • Included in the outcomes of approved land use plan are defined land use areas and desired and compatible activities, and provision of strategic direction for the manner in which activities should take place
  • Planning will proceed in a manner that respects Weenuski Inninowuk traditional activities
  • Allows community to liaise fully with companies undertaking resource development in traditional Weenusk First Nation territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects
Comments
Tribal Council: Mushkegowuk Council Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) Treaty #9
Eligibility
Members of Weenusk First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On November 16, 2018

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