Pre-Planning Phase: Understanding Key Terms

2022: Saskatchewan River Delta after a burn.

2022: Saskatchewan River Delta after a burn.

There are often a lot of technical terms used in developing an Indigenous-led fire prescription which can make this journey feel overwhelming for some people.

We encourage you not to worry—our Muskrats to Moose Project Team is here to share lessons learned, reflections, wise practices and resources that can assist you and your group or community in the Indigenous-led fire stewardship journey.

To find out more about commonly used terms and phrases in Indigenous-led fire stewardship and settler and state-led fire management, click on the Key Terms tab.