The following survey consists of 35 total questions in the following format: Yes/No questions, Multiple Choice questions, and Short Responses. Each question includes space to provide additional information. The survey is broken down into 6 sections related to Land Acknowledgement practices:
While this survey prompts us to think about what an effective and thoughtful Land Acknowledgement can look like, we recognize that this survey is incomplete. We ask that you include your comments and suggestions in the final section.
𝐏𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐍𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐞: 𝐒𝐮𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐲 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐞 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐨 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜 𝐬𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐬𝐡𝐞𝐞𝐭 𝐬𝐨 𝐭𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐭𝐨𝐨𝐥 𝐜𝐚𝐧 𝐛𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐥𝐲 𝐛𝐮𝐢𝐥𝐭, 𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐝 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐮𝐭𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐳𝐞𝐝. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐧𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐲 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐫𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐧 𝐝𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐜𝐡𝐞𝐝 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐢𝐝𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐟𝐲𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐚 𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐝 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜.
Please note: 𝐐𝐮𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 #𝟕 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐨𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐭𝐨 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐢𝐝𝐞 𝐚𝐧 𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥 𝐚𝐝𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐬𝐨𝐥𝐞𝐥𝐲 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐮𝐩𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐢𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐬𝐞𝐫𝐯. 𝐍𝐨 𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐬 𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐟𝐟𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐰𝐢𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐞 𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐝 publicly 𝐚𝐬 𝐚 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐮𝐥𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐯𝐞𝐲.
Thank you in advance for your thoughtful responses. We hope that this survey will expand how we use and think of Land Acknowledgements and initiate the further work necessary for Indigenous return.