It’s important to NFMC to support the communities within the surrounding management area through fundamental initiatives including economic development, recreation, education, and forestry opportunities for Indigenous peoples.

NFMC is proud to support those who reside and work in our management area, which encompasses the following communities:

Marathon, Biigtigong Nishnaabeg, Manitouwadge, White River, Wawa, Pic Mobert First Nation, Hornepayne, Hornepayne First Nation, Ginoogaming First Nation, Long Lake #58 First Nation, Michipicoten First Nation and Longlac.


Learn more about our management area through the interactive map below.

Biigtigong Nishnaabeg Initiative

A maintenance contract was obtained by Biigtigong Nishnaabeg to maintain nearly 90 kilometers of the Industrial Road between Manitouwadge and Caramat.

Permanent employment positions were created


over 10 years in revenue opportunity