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image by Janis Lasmanis, 21 February 2021
The community of Muskrat Dam is a remote First Nation community accessible by
air and lies within the boundaries described in the adhesion to the James Bay
Treaty of 1905, Treaty 9. Located on the Severn River System 370 km north of
Sioux Lookout, the community of Muskrat Dam is historically, the traditional
lands of Samson Beardy. The community received reserve status in 1976.
The flag is horizontally divided green over blue by a narrow red stripe, and with a narrow red border all around. In the centre is a yellow disk with a red edge on which is a red muskrat and in the upper fly a red cross, edged yellow.