The March 4, 2008, signing of the memorandum of understanding between the Assembly of First Nations (represented by national chief Phil Fontaine, seated left) and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (represented by president Patricia Dillon, seated right). In the background are (left to right) Glenn Nolan (Missanabie Cree First Nations), Don Bubar (Avalon Ventures Ltd.) and Wilton Littlechild (Alberta regional chief).