We would like to acknowledge that we are gathered on Indigenous land in Treaty 6 territory;
land occupied, traveled, and cared for by Indigenous Peoples since time immemorial to the present day.
This place – Amiskwacîwâskahikan, Cree for Beaver Hills House, Edmonton –
is on traditional lands, meeting grounds, gathering places, and traveling routes of the Cree, Saulteaux,
Blackfoot, Dene, Nakota Sioux, and Métis – whose histories, languages, and cultures
continue to enrich our shared heritage.
If you or your Agricultural Society are looking for information to Writing Your Own Land Acknowledgement for your area here are some tips:
- Learn who your Indigenous neighbors are.
- First Nations ?
- Treaty ?
- Metis Settlements / Regions ?
- Research local examples of Land Acknowledgements
- Post-secondary School
- Personalize by aligning to values, mission, vision…