About 35 attendees and many others coming and going. Over 140 honks of support and cheering from vehicles passing by. Representatives were from across Manitoulin including M’Chigeeng and Wikwemikong and as far away as Marmora, Montreal River Harbour and Peterborough.
A verbal exchange ensued between Chief Joe Hare and a community member over the lack of consultation for this project. David Suzuki flew in on a float plane. Minister Bentley arrived by helicopter. Jutta Splettstoesser and Kristopher Stephens were in attendance also.
Raymond Beaudry, MCSEA