Nation-Based Sovereign-Based Government

Natural World

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

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

Read More

Agricultural Capability for Agriculture in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 territory – Natural World Circle staff recently completed a mapping project of the entire Treaty 2 Territory.  The purpose of the work is to measure the capability of reserve land to sustain agriculture and how that capability measures against the land capability off reserve land but within the Treaty 2 Boundary. The study …

June 12, 2020

Read More

FNT2T display information signs for spawn season in Treaty 2 Territory

Treaty 2 Territory – FNT2T staff were out in the territory putting up information signs on the up coming spawning of walleye in the surrounding tributaries of south Lake Dauphin. Ron Missyabit Natural World Keeper and Boh Kubrakovich Lead Keeper put information signs to inform people on fish management practises. Sites where these signs can …

April 29, 2020

Read More

Protecting Treaty 2 Territory during Spring Spawn

Treaty 2 Territory – April 24, 2020, Boozhoo Aaniin, I would first like to encourage all of you to remain safe and vigilant as we navigate our way through COVID 19. Steps are in place to keep our communities and our families safe. As the weather warms up the ice is receding and the water …

April 25, 2020

Read More

FNT2T Welcomes Shawn Gurke as GIS & Tech Specialist

Treaty 2 Territory – Shawn Gurke is the GIS/Tech Helper (Specialist) for the First Nations in Treaty 2 Territory.  Immediately after completing a Business Administration Diploma at Red River College Shawn founded his own company at the age of 20 – Kasmere Lake Outdoor Adventures, Ltd. in Northern Manitoba where he had spent his summers working

April 15, 2020

Read More