EcoLogic Consultants Ltd. and Onsite Engineering are partnering with Squamish Nation to create initiatives that will provide mutual benefit and promote capacity-building through employment and training, profit sharing, and social investment. The Squamish Nation supports more than 300 entrepreneurs and a thriving business community that includes Squamish Nation business partners and Squamish Nation member-owned businesses.
Squamish Nation has developed the Xay Temixw (Sacred Land) Land Use Plan. This plan describes the community’s vision for the forest and wilderness of the traditional territory and sets out how to achieve its vision by protecting and managing the Nation’s land to benefit present and future generations.
EcoLogic is supporting the Xay Temixw Land Use Plan by providing training that leads to real employment opportunities and careers, including wetland and riparian assessment, mapping, GPS use, report writing, environmental monitoring, archaeological monitoring, and technical skills such as surveying and structural assessment.