First nations approach to natural resource management

***(I WILL PROVIDE THE DOCUMENTS AND READINGS TO THE WRITER ONCE THE ORDER GOES THROUGH)***

Please review the attached documents carefully and respond to the following questions.

1. Do you consider the  New Relationship and the rise and fall of the proposed
Recognition and Reconciliation Act important to consideration of aboriginal
approaches to lands and natural resources in British Columbia? Why or why not? (5
marks)

2. What rights do the authors of the Christian paper assert with respect to land and
natural resources in British Columbia, and what reasons do they give for opposing the
proposed legislation? (15 marks)

3. What approaches to future land and resource management in BC are proposed by the
authors of the Christian paper? Do you agree with these approaches and would you
support their implementation? Why or why not? (15 marks)

4. In your view, do the interests, positions and proposals contained in the Christian
paper have potential to advance the reconciliation of Aboriginal interests with  the
broader social, political and economic community in British Columbia? Why or why
not? And finally, do you have any additional observations or comments on the
approaches and perspectives at play in this discussion? (15 marks)