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Burn program on TSL begins on October 16

HFN Forestry LP will be conducting a burn program to burn slash piles for reforestation and hazard abatement on the N1A, K3N, Treaty Settlement Land tenures and Private Land (see attached map) during the period of October 16, 2017 to December 31, 2017. The main focus areas of the burn program are: - Bamfield Mainline … Continue reading Burn program on TSL begins on October 16

Elk hunt awarded to Ed Johnson Sr.

Huu-ay-aht First Nations is awarded one elk annually. It has traditionally been awarded to a Huu-ay-aht citizen through a draw or random lottery. This year, the allocation is being awarded directly to Ed Johnson Sr., on recommendation of the Ḥaw̓iiḥ Council. Ḥaw̓iiḥ wanted to recognize that Ed won the elk draw in 2013, but he … Continue reading Elk hunt awarded to Ed Johnson Sr.

HGB wins aboriginal business award

BC Achievements Foundation celebrates the ninth annual BC Aboriginal Business awards this year. They will take this opportunity to recognize 19 indigenous businesses for their business achievements. Huu-ay-aht First Nations, is proud to announce that the Huu-ay-aht Group of Businesses has won the 2017 BC Aboriginal Business Award for outstanding business achievements in the Community-Owned … Continue reading HGB wins aboriginal business award

Citizens hired for People’s Assembly Planning

We are excited to share that Marena Dennis and Tiana Peters will be assisting Nene Kraneveldt with the planning of the September 30 People's Assembly. Hiring our citizens helps build capacity and connects directly into our strategic goal of "citizen development through empowerment and support." Marena will be calling citizens to register, managing the database and supporting … Continue reading Citizens hired for People’s Assembly Planning

Specific Claims Tribunal decision stands as Canada discontinues review

Anacla, B.C. (September 6, 2017) Huu-ay-aht First Nations is pleased to hear Canada will accept the Specific Claims Tribunal decision awarding the Nation $13.8 million in compensation for breaches of duty. Huu-ay-aht filed a claim with the Tribunal in 2011 about logging that took place on former Numukamis IR1 between 1948 and 1969. Huu-ay-aht chiefs … Continue reading Specific Claims Tribunal decision stands as Canada discontinues review