Environment Office | Saugeen Ojibway Nation

Our Mission

To Provide the infrastructure and expertise for environmental matters that affect the interests of the Saugeen Ojibway Nations and, in doing so, assist the Chiefs and Councils of the Saugeen Ojibway Nations to assert First Nation jurisdiction over the environment of the traditional territories.


Construction halted on Clarendon Street residence by Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport. After many letters and meetings, a Saugeen Shores landowner has received a Stop Work Order from the Ontario Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport. Construction on the Clarendon Street residence has stopped for the time being, until the Saugeen Ojibway Nation’s concerns about the cultural and historical significance of the site can be properly addressed... CLICK on the letter below for more information.

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Contact Info:

Tel: (519) 534-5507

Fax: (519) 534-5525

Staff Extensions / Phone Lines

David Johnston-Weiser      Ext 222
Paisley Cozzarin                Ext 223
Joselyn Keeshig                 Ext 224
Brittany Jones                    Ext 225
Doran Ritchie                     Ext 226
Kathleen Ryan                   Ext 228
Jessica Keeshig-Martin     (519) 379-4339

Physical Address:

Chippewas of Nawash Literacy Building
#25 Maadookii Subdivision
Neyaashiinigmiing, Ont.
N0H 2T0