Welcome To Our Pimicikamak Website
Pimicikamak (pim ih chik uh mak) where a lake lies across the river, the land surrounding that place, the people that has inhabited that land since time immemorial, the nation comprised of that people inhabiting that land. Pimicikamak is a self-governing indigenous nation. Its origins pre-date European settlement of Canada. Pimicikamak became part of Canada by its representative, Te-pas-te-nam, signing Treaty 5 at a historic ceremony in Norway House in 1875.
The Jenpeg ProcessThe people of Pimicikamak effectively evicted Manitoba Hydro from the Jenpeg Generation Station on Kichi Sipi (the Nelson River), in Pimicikamak territory, approximately 525 kilometres by air north of Winnipeg.
Clean Environment Commission Review of the Licences for Lake Winnipeg Regulation and Jenpeg Dam
Please Get Involved! Your Perspective is ImportantThe Manitoba Clean Environment Commission (CEC) has been asked to review Manitoba Hydro’s request for “final licences” for Jenpeg and the Lake Winnipeg Regulation under the Water Power Act.
Northern Flood Agreement