The Northern Village of Pelican Narrows is located along highway 136 that extends north to Sandy Bay, SK. With a population of approximately 630 people, this is a unique municipality because of the Treaty Land Entitlements throughout the community purchased by the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation that is located adjacent to the municipality.
Community Highlights (2012): The Saskatchewan Ministry of First Nations and Metis Relations, with help of the Ministry of the Economy conducted a snapshot in 2012 of the key components of the community, including: local government, demographics, economic environment, training and education, infrastructure, housing, emergency services, recreational opportunities, and the community's distance from larger centres.
Wildfire Risk Assessment (2005): The Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment actively attempts to educate residents about the threat of fire within municipalities. They conducted an assessment of each municipality to determine the likelihood of wildfires, and implement FireSmart principles to help reduce the chances of wildfires starting.