Resolution No. 2017-02 - Passed by Consensus

Engagement with the Oil & Gas Industry

Whereas;  VGFN has settlement lands selected for economic purposes in the Eagle Plains area;

Whereas;  VGFN believes that there are potential impacts to be realized from oil and gas industry 
		 activities on traditional and settlement lands;

Whereas;  VGFN may wish to establish business interest to realize the opportunities of an oil and gas
		 industry on its traditional and settlement lands;

Whereas;  VGG wishes to engage with oil and gas industry proponents and various government 
		 agencies having oil and gas industry oversight;

Whereas;  VGFN and many of its citizens are interested in learning more about various oil and gas 
		 industry activities and how to mitigate the impact of these activities:

Therefore Be It Resolved;	

1.	That VGG proceed with programs and processes that further the understanding of oil and gas 
industry activities for the benefit of the interested VG citizens and VGG departments.

2.	That VGG proceed with efforts that lead to constructive engagement with oil and gas industry 
proponents and government agencies including partnerships in the areas of employment and training, 
environmental stewardship and business development.