A first nation land management “Legacy” project: Carie Santo, Land Governance and Planning Analyst, FMFN & Rob Cream, Challenger Geomatics Ltd.
Presented at the National Surveyors Conference May 12th, 2022.
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 […]
Recorded live on April 28th, 2021 14:30-15:45 EDT Speaker: Eric Groulx CLS, QLS, Senior Regional Manager- East, Surveyor General Branch (English & French) Eric Groulx is a Quebec Land Surveyor and Canada Lands Surveyor. He graduated from Laval University in Quebec City in 1994. In 1997, he joined the Surveyor General Branch in Ottawa. In […]
Indian Oil & Gas Canada (IOGC: Information Letter and Webinar) IOGC has released an Information Letter (IL) regarding the following changes that take effect October 1, 2016: new requirements for survey plans related to oil and gas activities on Indian lands change to the surface disposition process as it relates to surveys and submission of […]