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Natural World

Governing Council meets with Care and Protection of the Natural World on moose harvesting in the Duck Mountains

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of FNT2T through the Governing Council met with the Care and Protection of the Natural World Circle on moose harvesting and protection of the Duck Mountains. The Duck Mountains holds a special place for the Anishinaabe of the territory.  A sacred area that has been in use by our …

October 8, 2020

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FNT2T supports sustainable level of moose harvesting in Duck Mountains

Treaty 2 Territory – Our Nation and the Government of First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory (FNT2T) is responding to the various news releases regarding the low moose populations within our Treaty 2 Territory. Our members have exercised restraint for the last 10 years to contribute to the regeneration of the moose populations in the …

October 2, 2020

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Treaty 2 Grand Chief Eastman presented with offering and gift from Treaty 3 Member

Treaty 2 Territory – One of the longest known traditions of the Anishinaabeg is presenting a gift and offering for permission to enter another Territory. During the Executive Council meeting on Wednesday, September 16th 2020, Karen Kejick, Policy Knowledge Keeper of the FNT2T and member of Treaty 3 Territory, presented a gift and offering to …

September 16, 2020

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The Sacred Thunderbird Nest at Wapah:

The Government of Treaty 2 Territory recently welcomed  Karen Church – PhD Candidate, Interdisciplinary Studies, Natural Resources and Environmental Studies, University of Northern British Columbia to visit with and view the Thunderbird Nest as well as a couple other sites sacred to the People of Ebb and Flow. A huge Meegwitch to Elder Franklin

August 28, 2020

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Watershed Districts of Treaty 2 Territory:

The Conservation District Program started up in the late 70’s.  It is a publicly funded not-for-profit program.  As a non-Government Organization is leverages local grass roots knowledge from volunteer board members.  Each district has it’s own programs and operates a little differently. All focus on Conservation with a major emphasis on our

August 28, 2020

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Hunter Education Training for FNT2T Members

Treaty 2 Territory – The Manitoba Wildlife Federation and FNT2T will be delivering a training program through the Life Long Learning to certify FNT2T members to deliver the Hunter Education Training program within their Local Nations. This will be a two day training session, the first day will focus on Anishinaabe traditions and Natural Laws …

August 19, 2020

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2020 Moose Survey Results

Treaty 2 Territory – The Government of Manitoba through the Wildlife and Fisheries Branch has posted their results from the 2020 Moose survey. According to the results posted there is a slight increase to the populations within our Treaty 2 Territory. Obviously this is nothing to celebrate and we should exhibit concern regarding the ongoing …

July 13, 2020

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A quick look at the Manitoba Escarpment – from an Aerial Perspective!

The following Information from: Historic & Cultural Heritage When the last glacier retreated northward from southern Manitoba about 10,000 years ago, early hunters and gatherers began moving into the area in search of game. Recent archaeological evidence suggests that Indigenous peoples have

June 26, 2020

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Traditional Knowledge Mapping:

Treaty 2 Territory – Care and Protection of the Natural World Circle staff are undertaking a project to preserve the knowledge of our Knowledge Keepers (Elders) by documenting their experiences and stories on the land. We will be visiting Local Nations throughout Treaty 2 Territory to document knowledge on film. Once we have captured the …

June 19, 2020

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