Department of Indigenous Services Canada (DISC)
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 $57,690.00 in funding per First Nation. The remainder (10%) is required to be funded through community contributions. Sixteen (16) First Nations communities will be eligible for funding up to $5,769.00 per hectare all-inclusive with a minimum of 10 hectares per project. The funding announcement went out Monday May 28th, 2018 to First Nations communities with a deadline of June 29th, 2018 for submissions. Applications will be approved by July 20, 2018.
See web link map below in progress; we are adding post treatment photos as they become available.