Anishinabe Women, Youth & Elders Hold Ceremony, Public Event on Lake of the Woods, March in Kenora for World Water Day
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Date Written: 22/03/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Grassroots Indigenous Water Defence host event at McLeod Park to raise awareness about threats to local waterways, in solidarity with Indigenous communities protecting water around the world.
Abstract: Kenora, Treaty - Today, March 22, 2015, at McLeod Park starting at 11am, Anishinabe women and other Treaty 3 People from Grassroots Indigenous Water Defence (GWID) are conducting a traditional water ceremony on Lake of the Woods to honour our sacred connection to the water and to protect the local lakes and waterways from threats including the Energy East Tarsands Pipeline, Tarsands bitumen and natural gas transported by rail, industrial logging and mining, destructive hydro dams, and other form...
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