First Nations Concerns Highlighted

10 Feb

The Vancouver Sun follows up on their January 30 article about management of the pastures, with a consideration of First Nations concerns.

“As management of five federally run Saskatchewan pastures is transferred to the province next month, some aboriginal groups who use and have lived on the land say they’re worried about the fate of historic First Nations sites and their ability to purchase the land in the future.“The consultation was zero to nil,” said former Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations chief Roland Crowe of the land transfer.”

 

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