First Nation to explore legal action against LARP

Latest Fort McMurray News, find out what's happening in Fort Mac

First Nation to explore legal action against LARP

A local First Nation says the province's long-term strategy for the oil sands region does not address its concerns.

The Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation saying in a statement released this morning, that the Lower Athabasca Regional Plan does not adequately protect treaty rights.

Instead, sets weak provincial environmental standards that don't address cumulative effects or the destruction of traditional territories and critical ecosystems.

Chief Allen Adam also indicated that the ACFN will be putting the plan before legal council, to explore potential litigation if need be.

More to come...
Fort McMurray News
 
Posts: 18119
Joined: Wed May 04, 2011 2:30 am
Location: Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

Sponsored links

Advertise in Fort McMurray
 
Location: Alberta, Canada

Return to Fort McMurray News

 


  • Related topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot], Google [Bot] and 17 guests