Read on for updates on Indigenous funding programs, precedent setting impact benefit and resource management agreements, and stories of prosperity, jurisdiction and stewardship in action.
The theme of this year's Ontario Association for Impact Assessment (OAIA) conference, October 17-18th in Toronto, is: Planning & Protecting Water Resources: Emerging Issues, Approaches & Technologies. SVS's Scott Mackay is presenting along with...Read More
Six Nations of the Grand River just set a precedent for Indigenous jurisdiction and National Energy Board (NEB) regulated pipelines in Canada. And it's a BIG ONE. The precedent will have implications for ALL Indigenous communities seeking to...Read More
Left to right, Little Pine Chief Wayne Semaganis, Prince Albert Grand Council (PAGC) Vice Chief Joseph Tsannie, FSIN Chief Bobby Cameron, PAGC Vice Chief Brian Hardlotte, FSIN Vice Chief E. Dutch Lerat, PAGC Grand Chief Ron Michel. Photo credit:...Read More
The federal government announced the beginning of its review of the federal environmental assessment processes on July 20, 2016 – the day before National Aboriginal Day. The Government of Canada says it has committed to review and restore...Read More
Part 1 of a two-part blog post on the environmental review process for energy projects in Canada
In the wake of the National Energy Board’s (NEB) conditional approval of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline, here are some things we...Read More