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Indigenous Guardians get $6.4 million to monitor traditional territories

By Jimmy Thomson – The Narwhal – July 19, 2019
The federal government has boosted its investment in Indigenous-led conservation projects across the country, announcing it will commit $6.4 million into 22 projects. The funding is for the Indigenous Guardians pilot program, which began in 2017 with a $25 million announcement and now encompasses 40 programs across the country. The guardians projects put local Indigenous people on the land to monitor and protect their traditional territories. Read full story here.

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