“To me it could have been just the perfect storm through climate change raising those temperatures creating such an environment for this to thrive.” —Councillor Wayne Neegan, Constance Lake First Nation
“What hit me the most is seeing the other Indigenous crew crying like that. Because it becomes your normal. You come desensitized when this is indeed your past. It shouldn't be normal, but I think for a lot of us, it is kind of normalized in a sad way.” — Dr. Jules Arita Koostachin
“We are not against economic development. We want to be a part, a stakeholder in economic development, taking into account our aspirations, our values, our challenges.” — Chief Gilbert Dominique of Pekuakamiulnuasht Takuhikan.