What Surveyors need to Know: Steve Minnie, Deputy Surveyor General (West), SGB
Presented at the National Surveyors Conference May 12th, 2022.
As First Nations regain the management of their lands and resources through their Land Code, there are some survey related process changes for Canada Lands Surveyors to be aware of. This session is intended to touch on: – how to know if a First Nation has a Land Code in place; – the extent of […]
Aboriginal title is being asserted/recognized to many parcels across Canada, parcels that were never ceded by Indigenous peoples. This includes Crown land, watercourses, and freehold land. Let’s examine case law (since 1997) and legislation (Canada and BC have accepted the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples) to demonstrate that Aboriginal title is […]
Description Explain the various forms of rights and interests in Indigenous lands, whether registered or not. It is essential for Canada Lands Surveyors to understand property rights to be effective in supporting updates and renewal of the legal survey fabric in communities. Date & Time Presented Live: April 7th, 2021. 14:30 EST Speakers: Patti Wight, […]