Lac Seul First Nation

Site: Frenchman's Head - Band Office

Service: Obishikokaang Lands and Resources

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA)  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #3
Description (Service) Represents the community in all lands and resources initiatives 
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Lac Seul First Nation territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects 
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers and governments to ensure Lac Seul First Nation traditional lands and burial sites are protected 
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to community registered members who wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
 
Initiatives Obishiikokaang Lands & Resources are/have been involved with include: 
  • On-going agreements and negotiations with several mining companies including Goldcorp Inc (Red Lake Gold Mines), Rubicon Minerals Corp and AurCrest Gold Inc 
  • Administration of Lac Seul territory traplines and provision of trapping support/training programs for Obishikokaang commercial trappers 
  • Caribou surveys in conjunction with the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Lac Seul First Nation
Eligibility Members of Lac Seul First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-582-3503
Fax 807-582-3449
E-Mail cangeconeb@lsfn.ca
Website lacseul.firstnation.ca
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Primary Executive Chris Angeconeb, Lands and Resources Coordinator; Phone: 807-582-3503 ext 234
Alternate Executive Clifford Bull, Chief; Email: cbull@lsfn.ca
Site Location Frenchman's Head community is approx 40 km NW of Sioux Lookout, on Lost Lake, part of the Lac Seul River system, directly across from Hudson
Located In Community Lac Seul First Nation
Address Lac Seul, ON P0V 2A0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Lands & Resources 
PO Box 100 
Hudson, ON P0V 1X0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)