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Serpent River First Nation
Lands and Resources Unit

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Description
Represents the community in lands and resources initiatives
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Serpent River First Nation (SRFN) territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure SRFN is fairly included in benefits
  • Consults with target groups who have an interest in land and resource issues such as mining
  • Develops and implements a consultation protocol for negotiations related to Lands and Resource issues
  • Advises community members on Lands and Resource issues via meetings, website or correspondence
  • Works to develop the Land Code for SRFN which will enable the community to take over management and administration of the Reserve Lands from Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada (CIRNAC); projected final vote on Land Code and Individual Agreement is spring 2018
  • Advises community members on progress of Land Code and Individual Agreement via website and community meetings
Comments
Tribal Council: North Shore Tribal Council (NSTC)Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)Robinson-Huron TreatyLand Code Coordinator is Lorraine Rekmans, email: Lorraine.rekmans@sympatico.ca
Eligibility
Members of Serpent River First Nation
Application Process
Call for information
Fees
None
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Agency Information
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On March 9, 2018

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