27 Feb Indigenous Services Canada On-Reserve (formerly INAC)
2017-2018 Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) Wildfire Prevention Initiative On-Reserve Forest Fuel Reduction Treatment Funding DEADLINE was Thursday August 31, 2017 by 4:30 pm.
On-Reserve Operational Fuel Treatments & Maintenance Treatments
FNESS Forest Fuel Management Department accessed funding to support On-Reserve Operational Fuel Treatment Projects and can contribute a maximum of 90% of the cost of eligible activities up to $57,690 in funding per First Nation. The remainder (10%) is required to be funded through community contributions. Up to $5,769 per hectare, to complete a minimum 10 hectares total. A total of sixteen (16) First Nations communities will be eligible for up to $5,769 per hecatare all inclusive, minimum 10 hectares per project.
For the communities that are currently effected by the wildfire situation (evacuated or under evacuation alert notice) FNESS will make efforts for direct contact with contractors to ensure you are not missed on the outreach and opportunity. Consideration will be given under those special circumstances with respect to posted deadlines.