Presenting Organizations: INAC/NRCAN/GEO SCIENCE BC

Session Length 30 minutes

Description

Meet with your own personal trainer! Bring your questions and get hands-on experience using internet-based tools for reserve lands, such as: the Indian Lands Registry System (ILRS), the Electronic Registry Index Plan (eRIP), Natural Resources Canada’s Map Browser, Survey Plan Search and the Canada Lands Survey Plan Overlay for GoogleEarth. A laptop will be provided.

"Geoscience BC will also be available to show how its free online Earth Science Viewer app is a powerful tool in on- and off-reserve decision making. The tool shows every Geoscience BC project conducted since 2005. “Geoscience BC research is becoming a useful part of the toolkit Nak’azdli Whut’en uses,” Councillor Harold Prince, Nak’azdli Whut’en.

Participants will Learn

  • Find maps and images of reserve lands using GoogleEarth, Map Browser, eRIP
  • Look up survey plans with NRCan’s Plan Search
  • Find copies of registered documents in the ILRS, such as Band Council Resolutions (BCRs), leases, transfers
  • Create reports for individual lots and entire reserves with the ILRS

Trainers

Various INAC specialists
Geo Science BC
NRCAN