The Importance of Indigenous Knowledge

  • Indigenous Knowledge (IK) and Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) can be defined generally as intrinsic and cultural knowledge of the land, resources and waters by Indigenous peoples.
  • Indigenous Knowledge is vital for the planning of the community access road.
  • Guiding principles for Indigenous Knowledge collection, protection and use are being established by Marten Falls First Nation.
  • Existing principles of neighbouring Indigenous communities will be respected.
Spring Forest Landscape in Marten Falls First Nation
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