LAND CLAIM

NEGOTIATIONS

 

DECEMBER 24, 2010 

Striving for self-government: membership repatriation

 

MAY 21, 2009 

Land claim negotiations languish

 

FEBRUARY 17, 2009 

Photo essay: 1989 Red Squirrel blockade

 

JUNE 17, 2005 

Freeze on land claim negotiations forestalled

 

JUNE 12, 2005 

Land claim negotiators frustrated and weary

 

AUGUST 6, 2004

Changes to boundaries, shown on map

 

APRIL 6, 2004

Land claim moving forward, but at a snail's pace

JULY 3, 2003

Shiningwood Bay preferred mainland community site

 

FEBRUARY 6, 2003

Lake Temagami park reduced in size for mining

 

JANUARY 17, 2003

Private land and islands in the offer

JANUARY 8, 2003

Community site to be selected by spring

JANUARY 4, 2003

Lake Temagami park in land claim deal

DECEMBER 19, 2002

Deep Water People becoming Deep Woods People?

DECEMBER 18, 2002

Land claim details firming up

   

DECEMBER 7, 2002

Land claim negotiation still has hurdles as deadline approaches

OCTOBER 17, 2001

Background and update

 

Map: Lands set aside for aboriginal settlement in Temagami

Lands set aside in October 1993 for a land- claim settlement.

Within the designated area, only Crown lands are set aside. All set-aside lands are mainland, except the two largest islands in Cross Lake (shown on map).

Negotiations, restarted in June 2000, will determine the final boundaries of lands transferred to the Nishnabai. This may be a mix of private and Indian reserve lands. Some restrictions over their use may be determined in a final agreement.

Size: 149 square miles

Final settlement size: max. 127 square miles

 

Skyline Reserve: 109 square miles

  MAP:  Newest park proposal

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