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Dispute over logging in Barrier Lake continues

normanmatchewan.jpgResidents of the Algonquin First Nation of Barrier Lake stopped the logging operations of Resolute Forest products yesterday on land not far from the community. It's the latest flare-up of a much broader, unresolved dispute with the Quebec government over land use and the exploitation of natural resources.

Norman Matchewan is Band Councillor in the Algonquin First Nation of Barrier Lake. We also hear from Xavier Van Chau, spokesperson for Resolute Forest products.
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