Edehzhie established as first Indigenous-led protected area

by Avery Zingel - October 14, 2018

The Dehcho First Nation (DFN) has signed an historic agreement protecting the Edezhie as the first Indigenous-led wildlife area in Canada. “It very significant to the region. “It’s used extensively for harvesting purposes. A lot of times people have referred to it as the breadbasket of the Dehcho,” said Dahti Tsetso, resource management coordinator for…

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