Fishing

13 07, 2018

Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy (AFS) | Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)

By | 2018-10-06T22:37:51+00:00 July 13th, 2018|Categories: Grants, Indigenous|Tags: |0 Comments

Value: Annual funding of the AFS is $35 million, with about 125 AFS agreements signed each year since the implementation of the program. Description: In 1990, the Supreme Court of Canada issued a landmark ruling in the Sparrow decision. This decision found that the Musqueam First Nation has an Aboriginal right to fish for [...]

9 07, 2018

Aboriginal Aquatic Resource and Oceans Management Program (AAROM) | Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO)

By | 2018-10-13T12:29:03+00:00 July 9th, 2018|Categories: Grants, Indigenous|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Value: Varies Description: The Aboriginal Aquatic Resource and Oceans Management (AAROM) program provides funding to qualifying Aboriginal groups to establish aquatic resource and oceans management bodies. The main objectives of the AAROM program are: To assist Aboriginal groups in acquiring the administrative capacity and scientific/technical expertise to facilitate their participation in aquatic resource and [...]