Presentation on theme: "Miisun Integrated Resource Management Company Miisun is a 100% First Nations Owned Integrated Resource Management Company based in Kenora. Miisun was."— Presentation transcript:
Miisun Integrated Resource Management Company Miisun is a 100% First Nations Owned Integrated Resource Management Company based in Kenora. Miisun was developed to promote First Nations opportunities in forest management. Miisun has an evergreen management agreement for the Kenora Forest with Miitigoog (formerly held by Weyerhaeuser) MIISUN INTEGRATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT INC.
Chief Eric Fisher Wabaseemoong (Whitedog) Chief Warren White Naotkamegwanning (Whitefish Bay) Chief Lorraine Cobiness Ochiichagwe’Babigo’ining (Dalles) Chief Norman Copenace Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation MIISUN INTEGRATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT INC. MIISUN BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MIISUN INTEGRATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT INC. OUR MISSION MIISUN INTEGRATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT INC. To develop strong working relationships with First Nations Communities, Industry, Government and Forestry and Mining Sectors capitalizing on an innovative team of resource professionals providing a cost effective and high quality product.
Miisun Board of Directors Chief Warren White Chief Lorraine Cobiness Chief Eric Fisher Chief Norman Coppenace Strategic Direction and Growth of Company Shannon Rawn, R.P.F. General Manager Vacant - Operations Manager Bob Boyce, R.P.F. Forest Management and Renewal Specialist Donna Puls, GIS Applications Specialist Vacant, Anishinabe Liaison Daniel Wemigwans, Anishinabe Resource Liaison Gary Beardy, Anishinabe Liaison Intern Miisun Staff:
Forestry Geographic Information Systems Forest ManagementData Collection and storage Renewal (Surveys, administration, monitoring, etc.)Resource Mapping Forest Resource PlanningGIS and GPS training Roads PlanningCustom printing, mapping an d s Timber Cruising Information Management Timber and land evaluationData conversion Compliance MonitoringGeo-processing MiningAnishinabe Liaison Access road and trail design Co-ordination of First Nation community information sessions Information sessions First Nations information and values gathering Obtaining PermitsAnishinabe translation services Services of Anishinabe Liaison Values and land mapping Contract Administration Access Roads PlanningEnvironmental Services Road design,layout and stream surveys Watershed monitoring and hydrology site survey, permitting and installation Fisheries assessment and surveys Aggregate management Compliance monitoring and auditing Contract Administration Environmental Assessment Miisun Integrated Resource Management Company Services:
Official Signing over of SFL to Miitigoog – April 1, 2010 and Celebration in August 2010 Fully Operational Management Office and Infrastructure – January 2011 Purchase of Management Office in Kenora – August 2010 Miisun Integrated Resource Management President Chief White signing full management contract for Kenora SFL – April 1, 2011
Miisun Official Grand Opening Sept 1, 2011
ACCESSING & IMPROVING F.N. EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES IMPROVING COMMUNICATIONS & PLANNING SYSTEMS PROFESSIONAL STAFF & CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION CAPACITY Capacity Building and Training in Resource Management
MIISUN INTEGRATED RESOURCE MANAGEMENT COMPANY Questions?