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Nibinamik


This Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement is located in northern Ontario. It is almost in the center of extreme northern Ontario. Nibinamik is also known as Summer Beaver which in Anishinabe is Ni-bin (Summer) and Ah-mik (Beaver). According to the 2006 census, the population of Nibinamik or Summer Beaver was 362. Nibinamik is an isolated settlement which depends on planes and winter roads for food and other supplies to be brought in. The settlement has 100 housing units which gives Nibinamik an average household size of 3.6 persons per housing unit. However, the population is probably closer to 600 or even more. Below is a link to a picture of the Chippewa Treaty 9 Reservation settlement of Nibinamik.



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