Two Feathers Forest Products - Open Houses in North Western Ontario

May 21st, 2009 4:13 PM

Media Advisory

North-western Ontario Open Houses related to Two Feathers Forest Products

Two Feathers Forest Products, LP (TFFP) will convene a series of six Public Open Houses starting on May 25, 2009. These sessions are an opportunity to review information on this proposed value-added forest products initiative.

Stantec Consulting Ltd (Stantec), hired by TFFP, is conducting an environmental assessment, and will present information for review and comment.


A series of Public Open Houses related to the proposed Two Feathers Forest Products, LP initiative


Eagle Lake Community Centre

Eagle Lake First Nation, ON
Monday, May 25, 2009
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Louie H. Quill Memorial Community Centre

Pikangikum First Nation, ON
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Wabshki-Penasi School Gym

Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, ON
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Masonic Hall

45 Van Horne Avenue
Dryden, ON
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Campbell Curling Rink

24 Cedar Street
Balmertown, ON
Wednesday, June 3, 2009
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Vermilion Bay Lions Hall

76 Spruce Avenue
Vermilion Bay, ON
Thursday, June 4, 2009
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

The TFFP partnership is jointly owned by Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation, Eagle Lake First Nation, Pikangikum First Nation and Wood Tech Group Canada. The proposed wood processing facilities are to be located in the Municipality of Red Lake and at the Eagle Lake First Nation (west of Dryden). The projects head office is to be located at the Wabigoon Lake Ojibway Nation (east of Dryden).

The Red Lake site will house log sorting, milling, and chipping facilities, as well as a 9.9MW biomass cogeneration facility to generate electricity for sale into the Ontario power grid. Processed lumber will be shipped to the Eagle Lake facility, which will house a pellet plant, planer lines, and assembly factories for construction of pre-fabricated buildings to the Asian and European markets.

For more information, contact:

Don Huff, Environmental Communication Options
Tel. 416-972-7404, Cell (on-site) 416-805-7720, huffd (at)