Take a Virtual Tour of Wahkohtowin’s Innovation Center!

Wahkohtowin welcomes you into the new Innovation Center, offering you a virtual tour of the new workspace and introducing you to the wonderful staff and partners that helped make it all happen! Recorded as part of our soft launch on August 24th 2021.

Take a Virtual Tour of Wahkohtowin’s Innovation Center!2021-12-15T08:22:55-05:00

Wahkohtowin Innovation Centre is opening its Doors to Communities in the Northeast Superior Region

Wahkohtowin Innovation Centre is opening its Doors to Communities in the Northeast Superior Region   Chapleau, ON (August 20, 2021) – In late 2019, Ecotrust Canada received a $143,600 Capital grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) to help its partner, Wahkohtowin Development GPI, purchase a three-story building in Chapleau to house [...]

Wahkohtowin Innovation Centre is opening its Doors to Communities in the Northeast Superior Region2021-08-20T12:04:06-04:00

Wahkohtowin is a Pinnguaq Success Story!

Wahkohtowin has been developing and growing its approach to resourcing needed staffing positions. By design we are meant to be a stand alone service body to our owner First Nations which requires us to continuously seek out and rely on positive career development programs such as the Digital Skills for Youth (DS4Y) Program delivered by [...]

Wahkohtowin is a Pinnguaq Success Story!2021-07-29T16:04:20-04:00

Wahkohtowin GM Quoted in Article about California Bill to Protect Boreal and Indigenous Rights

https://thenarwhal.ca/california-boreal-forest-indigenous-bill/ Check out this recent article from The Narwhal featuring quotes from an interview with Wahkohtowin's GM David Flood!    

Wahkohtowin GM Quoted in Article about California Bill to Protect Boreal and Indigenous Rights2021-07-05T09:31:31-04:00

Final Report on Indigenous Cultural Landscapes Now Available!

ICL_report_2021 Prepared and authored by Pamela Perrault and Firelight Research Inc. This report contains Investigation of how the concept of Indigenous Cultural Landscapes could be integrated into FSC Canada's National Forest Stewardship Standard A Case Study into the concept of Indigenous Cultural Landscapes in communities participating in FSC Certification Includes Interview Guide and Interview Expectations [...]

Final Report on Indigenous Cultural Landscapes Now Available!2021-06-08T14:24:17-04:00

Look who just received their Certificates of Completion for the FSC Chain of Custody and Controlled Wood Expert online course

Wahkohtowin Project Forester Isabelle Allen and Wildlife Biology Intern Elena McCulloch have received their Certificates of Completion for the FSC Chain of Custody and Controlled Wood Expert online course! The course took place over Zoom from November 16th to November 20th and was organized by Preferred by Nature (previously NepCon). The course culminated in a [...]

Look who just received their Certificates of Completion for the FSC Chain of Custody and Controlled Wood Expert online course2020-12-04T12:53:29-05:00

Land needs Guardians

Land Needs Guardians (@land_guardians) tweeted at 4:50 AM on Wed, Jan 29, 2020: As the threats of climate change intensify, research confirms: Lands managed by #Indigenous Peoples are healthier & more vibrant. Join the #LandNeedsGuardians movement calling for more Indigenous-led stewardship to create a better world for everyone. https://t.co/UOJB6BKSQy   https://twitter.com/land_guardians/status/1222502183263928320?s=09

Land needs Guardians2020-01-31T08:54:51-05:00