Kasabonika Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Land Use Planning Program

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Shibogama First Nations Council  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9 
Mitchell Diabo, Projects Manager, also provides land use support to projects and staff; ph 807-535-2547 Ext 252 email mkdiabo@gmail.com
Description (Service) Represents the community in all land use initiatives with a focus on the preservation of traditional lands 
  • Liaises with companies undertaking resource development in traditional Kasabonika Lake First Nation territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects 
  • Acts as the liaison and maintains all documentation between community members, governments and the Ministry of Natural Resources on all land issues 
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers and governments to ensure Kasabonika Lake First Nation traditional lands and burial sites are protected 
  • Works with other Band departments for allocation of land to registered community members who wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-535-2547
Fax 807-535-1152
Website www.kasabonikafirstnation.com
Primary Executive Shane Semple, Land Use Planning Coordinator; Phone: 807-535-2547 ext 230; Email: klfn_clupc_ssemple@hotmail.com
Alternate Executive Kelly Winter, Consultation Coordinator; Email: kellyw@kasabonika.ca
Site Location Community is approx 448 km NE of Sioux Lookout, on the Asheweig River
Located In Community Kasabonika Lake First Nation
Address Kasabonika, ON P0V 1Y0
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Mailing Address c/o Land Use Planning 
PO Box 124 
Kasabonika Lake, ON P0V 1Y0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)