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Well-entrenched in oil sands, Fort McKay First Nation eyes even deeper ties

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Aerial view of part of Alberta Tar Sands operations. Aerial view of part of Alberta Tar Sands operations.

Yadullah Hussain, Financial Post, March 13, 2014

With annual revenues of about $700-million and as many as nine joint ventures focused on oil sands services, Fort McKay First Nation resembles more a sprawling Fort McMurray, Alta. business group than an aboriginal band. But the 700-member group is well-entrenched in the oil sands and considers the surrounding industry as its primary customer. The group is even looking to develop oil sands on its territory.

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