For example, in 2002, members of Grassy Narrows First Nation
established a blockade prevent clear-cut logging in their territory.
GRASSY NARROWS FIRST NATION
, ON A recent comprehensive analysis of provincial data conducted by the Toronto Star confirms that Grassy Narrows residents (Asubpeeschoseewagong First Nation, Treaty 3) are eating fish with the highest level of mercury in the province.
Grassy Narrows First Nation
and supporters continue to hike up the pressure on Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Ontario government to clean up the Wabigoon-English River systems of toxic mercury waste.
ON DECEMBER 3, 2002, a group of young people from Ontario's Grassy Narrows First Nation
laid a tree across the logging road leading past their reserve, starting what remains today as the longest running Indigenous blockade in Canada's history.
Legal challenges by the nearby Grassy Narrows First Nation
that resulted in last summer's Keewatin decision made offering Crown wood to the company through the province's wood supply competition a very contentious issue.
Since December 2002 members of Grassy Narrows First Nation
have maintained a blockade to protest industrial clear-cutting taking place without their consent within the 2,500 square miles they claim as their traditional territory.
The third candidate, Bonnie Swain, "is a mother and member of the Canadian Grassy Narrows First Nation
community," according to the announcement.
This is the third contaminant study conducted on the wildlife at Grassy Narrows First Nation
. At Wabauskang First Nation, this is the first time testing of fish and game has been completed.
Yes, according to Christian Peacemaker Teams and the Anishnabek tribe of Grassy Narrows First Nation
near Kenora, Ontario.
To create a digital multimedia archive of the Grassy Narrows First Nation
Ojibway language, traditions and cultural teachings to preserve them for the public and future generations.