Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug

Site: Band Office

Service: Lands and Environment Unit

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Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA)  
Political Territorial Organization: Independent (No affiliation)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Represents the community in all lands and resources initiatives 
  • Liaises with all companies undertaking resource development in traditional Kitchenuhmaykoosib territory including mining developments, forestry projects and hydro electric power projects 
  • Participates in negotiations and agreements with resource developers to ensure Kitchenuhmaykoosib traditional lands and burial sites are protected 
  • Works with the Housing Department for allocation of land to community registered members who wish to build a home or cabin on territorial land
Initiatives Kitchenuhmaykoosib Lands and Environment are/have been involved with include but are not limited to: 
  • Platinex Inc mining exploration moratorium by provincial government within KI territory 
  • God's Lake Resources (GLR) moratorium from mining exploration in KI territory 
  • On-going Watershed Declaration issue to protect Fawn River watershed and all the water that flows in and out of Big Trout Lake
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation
Eligibility Members of Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-537-2614
Fax 807-537-2642
Primary Contact Jacob Ostaman, Lands and Environment Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Steven Chapman, Research Team Leader
Site Location Community is approx 580 km N of Thunder Bay, along N shore of Big Trout Lake
Located In Community Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation
Address Big Trout Lake, ON P0V 1G0
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Mailing Address c/o Lands & Environment 
PO Box 329 
Big Trout Lake, ON P0V 1G0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)