Summary

2022: We are Fire Camp 1 in the Saskatchewan River Delta.

2022: We are Fire Camp 1 in the Saskatchewan River Delta.

Understanding the politics of fire helps us to understand how past and current laws, policies and practices have affected and influenced Indigenous Peoples, their families, communities, governance systems and lands.

We urgently need to exert our Indigenous title and inherent rights to transform our ability to lead or co-lead fire stewardship in various regions and jurisdictions in Saskatchewan and across Canada. These efforts can be accomplished through decolonization and self-determination.