Resource Library

3 years 3 months
2010 / PDF
The document that is before you is the result of the work of countless people. Many First Nation or Aboriginal individuals and organizations have worked tirelessly to advance mechanisms for the recognition and protection of Aboriginal rights and title in Canada generally, and First Nation participation in environmental assessment specifically.
Author(s): First Nations Environmental Assessment Technical Working Group
1 year 5 months
2014 / MP3 Audio
The Nakwaxda’xw and Gwa’sala people were forcibly removed from their homelands in 1964. Now a new film by Lisa Jackson tells the story of their relocation and of their fight to return. The film contains archival scenes of Blunden Harbour shot by Edward Curtis, candid interviews with elders and footage from a recent journey back tothe ancestral village. Colleen and Jessie...
Author(s): Redeye Collective
1 year 11 months
2015 / PDF
This document contains the reflections and intentions of four First Nations who have been actively engaged in the clean energy industry for much of the past ten years.
Author(s): Klahoose First Nation, shíshálh (Sechelt) Nation, Sliammon First Nation, Sts'ailes First Nation
2 years 3 days
2015 / PDF
With US shale gas dominating the headlines of the energy media for the past several years, Canadian gas has been somewhat overshadowed. While gas industry followers outside North America may have been aware of the reduction in Canadian gas exports to the US, they will likely have missed the complex interaction of lower cost US shale invading regional Canadian markets formerly domestically...
Author(s): Ieda Gomes
2 years 3 weeks
2015 / PDF
Kwiakah First Nation (KFN) - represented by its development corporation Saaiyouck - worked with EcoFish Research and Discovery Island Tourism Inc. (DIT) on the development of a Phillips Watershed and Estuary Marine Evaluation Report and the presentation of the research results in negotiations with the BC provincial government and industry stakeholders in Phillips Arm.
Resource Producer: Kwiakah First Nation
1 month 2 weeks
2016 / PDF
This report details the engagement with the community and the outcomes of that engagement regarding potential land development. The overriding goal of the project was to inform, engage and advise members and the CP holder, Lynne Commodore, on possible uses for the land parcel.
Resource Producer: Soowahlie Indian Band
1 month 2 weeks
2017 / PDF
Several resources from SAY Lands Office surrounding business permitting, applications, and fees. These resources include a business permit guide to the approval process for SAY Lands that gives applicants an overview of the process of applying for a business permit, permit application forms, and an appendix listing business permit fees. 
1 month 2 weeks
2016 / Word
Skowkale, Aitchelitz and Yakweakwioose (SAY) Development Permits, Applications, and Sample Response Letters. 
1 month 2 weeks
2016 / PDF
The purpose of this Zoning Law is to promote healthy, sustainable and compatible land use and development on Skowkale Lands in accordance with the Land Code and the Land Use Plan that was adopted by Skowkale in Fall 2013.
Resource Producer: Sq’ewqéyl (Skowkale First Nation)
1 month 2 weeks
2017 / PDF
The report on the outcomes of the Hupacasath First Nation's Traditional Use/Land Use Planning Survey. 
Resource Producer: Hupacasath First Nation