Sa' NAH nehlee!
Welcome to the Fort Nelson First Nation Lands Department website. The Fort Nelson First Nation (FNFN) Lands Department serves Fort Nelson First Nation members by protecting and asserting our rights to our traditional lands, that have sustained us for countless generations.
Harvester Support Program
The FNFN Harvester Support Program provides financial and other support to eligible FNFN band members who need supplies and equipment for harvesting and sewing.
Programs and services that support traditional harvesting include:
Trapper Incentive Program provides financial assistance to FNFN Certified and/or Registered Trappers and to encourage FNFN members to take up trapping activities.
Hide & Fur Supply Program provides support to traditional crafters & artists by providing access to supplies including processed hides and furs.
Harvesters Assistance Program provides financial support to assist individual FNFN members in traditional harvesting activities.
Community Harvest Program provides financial support to assist FNFN members or organizations to host community harvesting activities that welcome FNFN families & youth and provide food for Elders.
Harvesters’ Association Program provides an annual financial contribution for the establishment and ongoing support of a FNFN community association representing the interest of hunters, trappers and crafters.