June 30, 2015

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Settlement over coal plant permits to benefit Navajos Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 720
Southern Ute tribe challenges new federal fracking law Written by Associated Press 348
Maine American Indian bill about fishing management defeated Written by Associated Press 225
Environmentalists lose bid to halt mine near Grand Canyon Written by Associated Press 132
Tribal leaders and fishermen protest Alaska military plans Written by CATHY BUSSEWITZ, Associated Press 109
Tribal officials say saltwater spilled near Mandaree Written by Associated Press 549
US to pay $13.2M for Navajo Nation uranium mine evaluation Written by Associated Press 514
A whole lot of shaking going on – who or what is the culprit? Written by Jay Daniels, Round House Talk 629
First Nations accepting applications for ‘Seeds of Native Health’ grants Written by Staff Report 605
OSRC’S Fite says people still care about the Illinois River Written by Associated Press 1047
Blackfeet launch campaign to cancel energy leases Written by Associated Press 1097
Kaibab Paiute reservation named dark sky community Written by Associated Press 460
Oklahoma geology group links earthquakes to oil waste wells Written by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press 446
Hundreds flock to Capitol for hearing on Flathead water deal Written by ALISON NOON, Associated Press 613
Judge blocks Navajo coal mine expansion in northwestern NM Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1505
Environmentalists lose round in battle against uranium mine Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 483
DOI nounces Plans to Partner with Crow Tribe on Yellowtail Afterbay Hydropower Written by DOI Media Release 573
MPCA announces new approach for protecting wild rice Written by STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press 589
DOE announces renewable energy investment for tribes Written by US Dept. of Energy Media Release 1984
Court ruling sends Navajo Mine expansion bid back for review Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 1021
Energy Department to Help Tribes Advance Clean Energy Projects and Increase Resiliency Written by DOE Media Release 1543
Company plans to resume work at Arizona uranium mine Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2145
Researchers help guard sunken tribal artifacts from turbines Written by Associated Press 1376
Energy company withdraws from lawsuit against EPA Written by Associated Press 1392
Nevada court returns Vegas pipeline issue to state official Written by KEN RITTER, Associated Press 1779
Cherokee Nation replaces busses with CNG vehicles Written by Associated Press 2115
Apache leader wants coalition to fight Arizona copper mine Written by Associated Press 2324
American Indians carry torch to stop Keystone XL Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 5494
Tribal head: State must do more to protect from oil impacts Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 3237
White House says it will veto bill to approve oil pipeline Written by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press 2417
Keystone backers win in SD, set back by White House Written by JAMES NORD, Associated Press 2523
Nebraska court could hold up Keystone pipeline Written by MARGERY A. BECK, Associated Press 1781
10 states say EPA tribal boundary ruling needs full review Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 2312
8 charged with trespassing at gas pipeline protest in Pa. Written by Associated Press 3133
Columbia River shoreline access to be decided Written by Associated Press 2284
Group seeks transparency with NM water exchanges Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 1991
Congress clears way for copper mine in Arizona Written by Associated Press 2644
Crow leader says climate plan would hurt tribe Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3321
Federal officials seek halt to Oklahoma wind farm Written by Associated Press 4003
Crow Creek Singer upsets Congress; Thune vows to support Pipeline Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 2782
Mining group appeals ban on new Grand Canyon mines Written by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press 2190
Tribal head to speed North Dakota pipeline talks Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 2976
Indigenous Peoples Unite to Stop Genetically Engineered Trees Written by Indigenous Environmental Network Media Release 3481
Have plastic bag bans made a dent in the litter? Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 2493
Crow judge holds officials in contempt over water Written by Associated Press 2370
ND reservation gets fed funds for wind energy Written by Associated Press 2914
Groundbreaking indigenous sustainability conference explores future of tribes in era of climate change Written by Iti Agnihotri, ASU Media Relations 4026
New York salt mine’s rail project concerns Senecas Written by Associated Press 2939
More emergency water releases for Klamath salmon Written by JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press 2653
Judge hears arguments on mining near Grand Canyon Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2355
Work begins on $1 billion solar plant in Nevada Written by Associated Press 3104
Decree sets water-rights for Big Horn River basin Written by Associated Press 3025
Video Documents Tribal Climate Change Variability Challenges and Solutions Written by University of Oklahoma Media Release 2861
3,000 barrels of brine spilled on reservation Written by JOSH WOOD, Associated Press 3498
Land deal to protect reservation’s Book Cliffs Written by Associated Press 2319
Tribe official: Tests not shared on brine spill Written by JOSH WOOD, Associated Press 4063
Top federal officials discuss energy development Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3037
Tribes won’t appoint mining board member Written by Associated Press 2328
Minnesota reservation seeks stricter air standards Written by Associated Press 2384
Rule aims to help clear air around Grand Canyon Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press 2045
EPA Issues Policy Supporting Tribal and Indigenous Communities Written by EPA Media Release 2381
Pipeline breach renews call for more monitoring Written by JOSH WOOD and JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 1758
Navajo Nation wildfire nearing full containment Written by Associated Press 2035
Crews fighting Navajo blaze search for hot spots Written by SUSAN MONTOYA-BRYAN, Associated Press 1537
Arizona delegation pushes for river settlement Written by Associate Press 1562
Heat, wind hamper efforts to corral Navajo fire Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 1622
Feds behind on oil well inspections in Dakotas Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 2156
Tribe signs agreements for waste site cleanup Written by Associated Press 2367
Judge: Treaties lack pipeline siting power Written by Associated Press 1698
State seeks to enter tribal water-rights lawsuit Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press 2570
Utah spending $550K on in-depth public lands study Written by MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press 1727
DOI Secretary announces solar energy project on trust land Written by DOI Media Release 4093
Public concerned about Navajo coal mine deal Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2198
ND tribes warn of the environmental impact of oil Written by JOSH WOOD 1837
Proposed Montana coal mine facing delays Written by MATTHEW Brown, Associated Press 2267
Ranchers, Klamath tribes sign deal to share water Written by JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press 1736
Register Now for Climate Change Task Force Webinar Series Written by DOE Office of Indian Energy Media Release 2383
Discussions held on reopening water compact talks Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 2078
Northern Cheyenne and coal - Sixty year love-hate relationship Written by Clara Caufield, A Cheyenne Voice 3513
US EPA agrees to stay reservation decision Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 2816
Choctaw Recycling exceeds 5 million pounds Written by ZACH MAXWELL, Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma 2258
Navajo council approves New Mexico mine proposal Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2932
Native American arguments put uranium mining on hold Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 4542
Feds, tribes reach deal on Fort Belknap water Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 2268
Northern Arapaho say feds blocked air regulations Written by BEN NEARY, Associated Press 2004
Work for uranium mine near Grand Canyon hits pause Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2788
Native leaders upset by effort to overturn ruling Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2392
EPA awards Okla. tribes grants for air quality Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 2498
EPA Awards Over $847,000 to Oklahoma Tribes to Protect Air Quality Written by EPA Media Release 3045
Megaload resumes journey after tribal blockade Written by TODD DVORAK, Associated Press 3522
Agreement quantifies Arizona tribe’s water rights Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4800
USDA services makes livestock wells possible Written by USDA News Release 2413
Chickasaw governor hopeful on water lawsuit talks Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3101
$500M water project in SD nearing completion Written by Associated Press 2737
Endangered wolves get new home at SC site Written by BRUCE SMITH, Associated Press 2737
Tribal chief calls for nonviolent mine opposition Written by Associated Press 2449
Sioux tribes plan large-scale wind energy project Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 3263
High Court rejects Texas claims to Okla. water Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 3602
Feds OK new balance for Klamath water Written by JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press 3627
Navajo plans to block access for uranium transport Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2898
Villagers want old military containers removed Written by Associated Press 3224
Cherokee Nation to operate largest wind farm on tribal land Written by JULIE HUBBARD, Cherokee Nation Media Release 4770
Oklahoma tribes partner on Chilocco property wind farm Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 4900
Wyandotte Recycling Center grand opening April 11 Written by WILLIAM SWAIM, Wyandotte Nation News Release 3125
Walleye rules tightened for Mille Lacs Lake Written by STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press 3750
Wis. DNR, Chippewa tribes locking horns again Written by DINESH RAMDE, Associated Press 3451
Anschutz to halt drilling next to Glacier park Written by Associated Press 3118
Foes of drilling near historic site out of options Written by DAVE KOLPACK, Associated Press 4000
Walker signs bill easing mining permit process Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3260
Mining companies eye new Navajo Nation projects Written by Associated Press 3980
SMSC Director Honored for Environmental Stewardship Written by TESSA LEHTO, SMSC News Release 3308
Osage Nation residents worried over lax drilling regs Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native American Times 6981
Mine operators win Grand Canyon uranium fight Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4889
MPCA investigates tribe’s waste recovery effort Written by Associated Press 2659
Navajo Nation looks to coal energy Written by JORDYN DAHL, The Durango Herald 3573
Oil drilling approved in Killdeer Mountains area Written by Associated Press 7207
EPA reports on plan to clean up uranium on Navajo Written by Associated Press 4284
Obama to confront oil pipeline, climate change Written by Matthew Daly, Associated Press 3820
Proposal targets pollution at Navajo power plant Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4585
20 trained for uranium cleanup on Navajo land Written by Associated Press 4622
Yakama Nation: Gas pipeline damages historic site Written by SHANNON DININNY, Associated Press 3888
LA buying $1.6B power from tribal solar plant Written by Associated Press 4409
Duo uses solar, recycling to live off grid Written by JANICE CROMPTON, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3634
Tribe near Vegas appealing EPA coal plant air rule Written by KEN RITTER, Associated Press 4461
ND tribe to get control of land for oil refinery Written by Associated Press 4985
Plan calls for shuttering part of NM power plant Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 4452
New data, but not much new in Wyo. fracking study Written by MEAD GRUVER, Associated Press 3673
Agreement secures $25 million for cleanup of Rio TInto Mine Written by EPA News Release 3461
Lummi Nation opposes coal-export shipping terminal Written by Associated Press 4549
Americans create half the globe's solid waste Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 5025
Wildfire in northwest Nebraska grows into SD Written by MARGERY A. BECK, Associated Press 4452
Silver Valley cleanup plan to cost $635 million Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press 4306
SD criticizes proposed charge for Mo. River water Written by CHET BROKAW, Associated Press 3500
Penobscots sue Maine over river jurisdiction Written by CLARKE CANFIELD, Associated Press 3864
Judge clears way for northeast Texas pipeline Written by Associated Press 4210
Court: Arizona dam not subject to yearly reviews Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 3302
Groups urge court not to make lawyer pay Snowbowl Written by Associated Press 3349
EPA Oks rules to reduce Nevada coal plant haze Written by Associated Press 3933
Goshutes blast BLM study on Vegas water pipeline Written by Associated Press 3634
Leaders say climate is changing Native way of life Written by SUZANNE GAMBOA, Associated Press 3878
Many Native Americans live next to power plants Written by CRISTINA SILVA, Associated Press 4188
Fire near Cheyenne reservation grows to 100K acres Written by Associated Press 4582
Tribal council supports 2 tribes water rights Written by Associated Press 3963
Court backs fed approval of Shell drill plans Written by Associated Press 3810
Students walk to protect Native sacred places Written by DANA ATTOCKNIE, Native American Times 7115
Wyoming got EPA to delay frack finding Written by MEAD GRUVER, Associated Press 4562
Feds collect reaction to oil shale development Written by PAUL FOY, Associated Press 4658
Nevada tribe fights coal plant in pollution battle Written by CRISTINA SILVA, Associated Press 6100
DOI proposes rule to require disclosure of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing Written by DOI News Release 3298
Crow chairman signs water compact with US, Mont. Written by Associated Press 3609
Navajo community banks on proposed solar array Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 4983
Feds move closer to first tribal national park Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4599
Tribe receives ‘Conservationist of the Year Award’ Written by Brenda Francis 3697
Tribes celebrate new treaty fishing access site Written by SHANNON DININNY, Associated Press 4362
Judge upholds block on more Mont. bison transfers Written by Associated Press 3518
Tribes aim to stop mine beneath Mont. wilderness Written by Associated Press 3534
NY Mohawk: Move toxic GM dump from tribal lands Written by MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press 4226
Tribe worries pipeline will disturb graves Written by KATIE FRETLAND, Associated Press 4125
Judge denies request to stop Mont. bison transfer Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 4618
Interior Announces Onshore Wind Energy Guidelines Written by DOI News Release 3634
Energy company halts plans for exploratory well Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3975
Yellowstone bison arrive at Fort Peck Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3584
Oklahoma water rights suit moved to federal court Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4223
Oil trucks blocked on SD Indian reservation Written by KRISTI EATON, Associated Press 4587
Oklahoma tribe developing solar panel business Written by ZEKE CAMPFIELD, Lawton Constitution 9791
Okla. Supreme Court sets April 19 water hearing Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3357
Tribes want order denying Oklahoma water rights Written by KEN MILLER, Associated Press 6545
Ariz. senator introduces tribal water rights deal Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4572
Tribal Clean Energy Projects Awarded $6.5 Million from U.S. Energy Department Written by US DEPT OF ENERGY 4393
Appeals court upholds snowmaking plan in Arizona Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 3491
AG asks Okla. high court to decide water case Written by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press 4927
Toxic Mine-Nevada Tribe - Enterprise: EPA says food safe off tiny sample Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 4098
Ecotrust 2012 Indigenous Leadership Award Call for Nominations Written by EcoTrust News Release 3835
Feds oppose strip mine near Utah's Bryce Canyon Written by PAUL FOY, Associated Press 4633
Tribal leaders cheer Obama rejection of XL Pipeline Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News Health & Environment Editor 6889
Tribes talk with Colorado on Animas-La Plata water Written by CATHERINE TSAI, Associated Press 4344
Wis. Assembly passes contentious mining bill Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 4274
Maine Indian tribe aims to build wind project Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4194
Oklahoma tribal leaders sound off on water rights Written by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press 4467
Updated: Groups sue over Navy sonar use, effect on whales Written by GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press 3307
Wis. committee approves mining bill Written by ODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3770
Wild bison advocates oppose FWP's bison management harvest Written by Buffalo Field Campaign
 4235
DNR in spotlight over sand mine near Starved Rock Written by TAMMY WEBBER, Associated Press 3933
Ultra-harsh Alaska winter prompts fuel shortages Written by RACHEL D’ORO, Associated Press 3530
Judge urges progress on Everglades pollution fixes Written by CURT ANDERSON, AP Legal Affairs Writer 3451
Colville tribe to manage wolves on reservationColville tribe to manage wolves on reservation Written by K.C. MEHAFFEY, The Wenatchee World 3668
Water rights battle likely a long one Written by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press 5025
Bison relocation plan challenged in Mont. court Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3372
Bison relocation plan challenged in Mont. court Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3404
Tribes turn out to oppose Wis. mining bill Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3482
Federal court hears case on Arizona ski resort Written by TERRY COLLINS, Associated Press 3743
US to limit mining near Grand Canyon Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press 3133
WA cities, tribes gain water rights Written by Associated Press 3164
Report: $1.4 billion needed for ND flood recovery Written by Associated Press 2656
Hopis lose lawsuit over effluent for snowmaking Written by Associated Press 4438
Colo., SD eyed for Yellowstone bison Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 6068
Okla. water board OKs counsel to start water suits Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 7170
FWP approves bison relocation to reservations Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 7163
Potawatomi tribe proposes biogas energy project Written by Associated Press 3556
Gov says bison can go to reservations Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 2806
ND tribe bans hydraulic fracturing on reservation Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 5636
Tribal leaders urge Obama to reject huge pipeline Written by Associated Press 2507
Schweitzer: No bison shipments within Montana Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 4573
FWP recommends moving bison to reservations Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 2504
Buyouts in Tar Creek Superfund area winding down Written by Associated Press 3479
Judge OKs state permit for Kennecott nickel mine Written by JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer 3981
Green Gifts: Tips for the holidays from EarthTalk, The Environmental Magazine Written by EarthTalk® E - The Environmental Magazine 3775
Montana's 3-month bison season under way Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3264
Shakopee Mdewakanton Donation Helps Produce 'Who’s Gonna Save You,' 
a Call to Protect Mother Earth Written by TESSA LEHTO, SMSC 4134
USDA awards grant to build wind turbines in SD Written by Associated Press 3687
Progress made toward cleaning up uranium mine Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press 3835
Tribe members want more review of planned refinery Written by Associated Press 3205
Yellowstone Bison relocation delayed Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3696
Colvilles worry that wolves will hurt hunting Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press 4322
Navajo leader weighs in on NM emissions debate Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press 3147
Judge wants quick resolution to tribal water suit Written by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press 2869
Study shows Navajo Nation sand dunes on the move Written by Associated Press 3473
Montana, Park County discussing bison settlement Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3981
Protesters ride in SD against proposed pipeline Written by Associated Press 3869
Hearing set on Osage request to stop wind farm Written by Associated Press 3647
Interior proposal limits mining near Grand Canyon Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 2790
House votes to boost huge Arizona copper mine Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press 3526
Future of Mont. bison migrations headed to trial Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 3426
Wis. Republicans push forward with own mining bill Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3029
Tribal religion at center of NV gold mine fight Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 3155
Louisiana residents travel to say spill troubles remain Written by Associated Press 4042
Hecla pays $77M to federal government Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press 4376
Hopis sue over alleged groundwater contamination Written by Associated Press 3930
Sierra Club: Mine threatens northern Wisconsin Written by Associated Press 3192
Las Vegas water plan gets tribal opposition Written by Associated Press 3992
Wis. mine plans pit jobs against environment Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 3194
Montana starts public hearings on bison relocation Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 3412
Tribe battles BLM over Nev. gold mine in US court Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 3495
Park, tribe to receive EPA conservation grants Written by JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer 3522
EPA announces plan to clean up largest abandoned uranium mine on the Navajo Nation Written by Margot Perez-Sullivan, EPA Release 4856
Feds, tribes invite public to lake climate exhibit Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS REPORT 3348
Indians get a new road, new ‘islands’ Written by CAIN BURDEAU, Associated Press 5254
Wis. tribe ramps up opposition to mine plan Written by TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press 4713
Okla. lawmakers discuss state's water future Written by SEAN MURPHY, Associated Press 3852
Wild-fish groups to sue over Elwha River hatchery Written by Associated Press 3773
Ceremony marks start of Elwha Dam removal project Written by TED WARREN, Associated Press 4237
Colorado, tribe consider appeal of water ruling Written by Associated Press 3588
Observations of Climate Change from Indigenous Alaskans Written by USGS Release 3948
Woman helps prompt uranium mine cleanup Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5115
Council of Canadians and Rights Action demand shutdown of Goldcorp’s Marlin Mine Written by Council of Canadians 4490
Court agrees to dismiss Okla. water rights cases 
 Written by Associated Press 4689
Actors Margot Kidder and Tantoo Cardinal among 60 Arrested White House Pipeline Protest Written by Tar Sands Action 4321
Critics: Elwha hatchery will hurt salmon recovery Written by Associated Press 6096
Red Lake Nation plans to reforest 50,000 acres Written by Associated Press 5085
Cut Bank oil spill cleanup finished after 6 weeks Written by Associated Press 4623
Tribes sue over water rights to lake Written by LENZY KREHBIEL-BURTON, Native Times Correspondent 7962
Wayward whale delighted observers before her death Written by JEFF BARNARD and JASON DEAREN, Associated Press 6179
Mohawk man charged after standoff at ex-GM site Written by Associated Press 5387
Salazar: Administration interested in AK drilling Written by BECKY BOHRER, Associated Press 5442
Cleanup of reservation oil spill half done Written by Associated Press 4662
ND tribe gets tough on improper oil waste disposal Written by Associated Press 5422
Orange goo baffles remote Alaska village in US Written by MARK THIESSEN, Associated Press 3510
Hoeven: Proposed tribal refinery gets key permit Written by Associated Press 4726
EPA announces deal for uranium contamination probe Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 4908
NW tribes drive effort to save primitive fish Written by JEFF BARNARD, Associated Press 4382
Maine Indians say wind projects threaten old rites Written by Associated Press 5773
Oil spill brings calls for scrutiny of small lines Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 4752
ND tribe holding 2-day energy conference Written by Associated Press 4659
Tulalip Tribes practice selective logging Written by NOAH HAGLUND, The Daily Herald 5373
Federal agency withdraws plan for power line route Written by Associated Press 4493
California exempts tribes from fishing restriction Written by SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press 5847
EPA Launches Tribal EcoAmbassador Program

 Written by EPA Release 4686
EPA Launches Tribal EcoAmbassador Program

 Written by EPA Release 3208
Lower Elwha Tribe, Clallam PUD and BPA partner to reduce energy costs and help the environment Written by Brenda Francis, Communications Manager, Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe 6861
Ban on mining claims near Grand Canyon extended Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5004
Oklahoma tribe unveils solar energy project Written by MURRAY EVANS, Associated Press 9043
San Diego County is sued to stop proposed landfill Written by Associated Press 5030
Delaware tribe unveils solar energy project Written by MURRAY EVANS, Associated Press 3899
Osage tribe opposing proposed NE Oklahoma wind farms Written by MURRAY EVANS, Associated Press 7245
Mining co. to pay $263M to settle superfund suit Written by NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS, Associated Press 5255
Are wild horses native to US? BLM view challenged Written by SCOTT SONNER, Associated Press 11464
EPA Announces Brownfields Investments in Three Tribal Communities Written by EPA Release 4390
EPA Establishes National Tribal Toxics Committee Written by EPA Release 4659
Hearing weighs environmental concerns, tribal jobs, water rights Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5826
Stench from waste facility overwhelms Calif. town Written by GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press 4707
Landowners challenge renewable energy projects Written by STEPHEN DOCKERY, Associated Press 5115
3 rare white bison calves born in Ore. Written by Associated Press 5928
Changes for bison weighed, but court order looms Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 5132
SD panel cuts oil wells allowed near Bear Butte Written by Associated Press 4943
EPA release tribal consultation policy Written by LARRY JACKSON, EPA 4821
Havasupai Tribe develops water quality standards Written by Associated Press 6328
Yakama Nation releases its first hatchery sturgeon Written by SHANNON DININNY, Associated Press 6283
Plans for expanded Nevada landfill move forward Written by Associated Press 6212
Reno-Sparks Indian Colony gets new solar power Written by Associated Press 6052
Firm wants pipeline across historic Utah ranch Written by JOSH LOFTIN, Associated Press 5545
Court finds California salmon protections wanting Written by JEFF BARNARD, AP Environmental Writer 5812
Coal lease sale would open 133M tons to mining Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 7098
BLM to hold fracking forum in Bismarck Written by JAMES MacPHERSON, Associated Press 6297
SD panel reviews Bear Butte oil field Written by Associated Press 4935
It’s Always Earth Day at E – The Environmental Magazine Written by E 4238
Chemical Reform Urgent for People of Color and Low Income Communities Written by Stephenie Hendricks 8278
Chippewa tribal leader warns lawmakers on mining plans Written by JASON SMATHERS, Associated Press 7000
Agreement to let Yellowstone bison roam in Montana Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 5230
Indian tribes prepare way for buffalo's return Written by MATT VOLZ, Associated Press 9345
Tribal hatchery set to release first sturgeon Written by PHIL FEROLITO, Yakima Herald-Republic 7142
Ted Turner's bison help save historic Texas herd Written by BETSY BLANEY, Associated Press 7849
Kitsap beach collects Puget Sound flotsam Written by CHRISTOPHER DUNAGAN, Kitsap Sun 6655
New SD school project promotes wind energy Written by RANDY DOCKENDORF, Yankton Press and Dakotan 8177
Navajo lease deal on NM power plant criticized Written by The Daily Times 7203
Alaska tribe takes coal mine concerns to UN Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5800
Film looks at energy-saving efforts in Angoon Written by RICHARD RADFORD, Capital City Weekly 4638
Tribes lead fight against fishing restrictions Written by SUDHIN THANAWALA, Associated Press Writer 5182
Legislature bills restricting bison move forward Written by STEPHEN DOCKERY 4094
Navajo Nation objects to Flagstaff drilling plan Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 7385
Judge: Yellowstone bison slaughter can proceed Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press Writer 6060
Navajo lawmakers OK lease extension for NM plant Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4643
Stranger than fiction: Deep underground laboratory seeks Native American collaboration Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 8804
EPA says new plan would cut smog and save jobs Written by TIM KORTE, Associated Press Writer 5853
Feds fast-track mid-Atlantic offshore wind energy Written by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press 6331
Interior asks Mont. judge to allow bison slaughter Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press 6792
Melting glaciers may affect Wyoming recreation Written by CHRISTINE PETERSON , Casper Star-Tribune 7132
Conservationists Seek Emergency Injunction To Prevent Slaughter of Yellowstone Bison Written by BUFFALO FIELD CAMPAIGN 6529
Parent of SE Kan. plant settles pollution case Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5827
300 Yellowstone bison captured, face slaughter Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press Writer 6384
Food processor to pay penalty for illegal waste water discharges Written by U.S. Department of Justice 4973
After more than 100 years, Black Hills gold still causing problems for Lakota Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 9192
Tribes to protect, restore 6 miles of river Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5330
Judge rules against plaintiffs in Snowbowl suit Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5586
Salazar vows to speed offshore wind energy Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press 6302
Salazar vows to speed offshore wind energy Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press 3772
Sacred Lake-Protections - NM agencies to help protect sacred lake Written by SUSAN MONYOYA BRYAN, Associated Press Writer 5280
Hawaii beach garbage recycled as vacuum cleaner Written by AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press Writer 6081
Clinton remarks on Canadian pipeline stir debate Written by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press Writer 4723
Govt puts $773M to cleaning up old GM sites Written by KEN THOMAS, Associated Press Writer 3837
Idaho won't manage wolves under Endangered Species Written by JOHN MILLER, Associated Press Writer 5622
Navajo lawmakers to take up water rights pact Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5065
EPA awards grants to Oklahoma, New Mexico tribes Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5158
Wind farms growing along Columbia River Gorge Written by KATHIE DURBIN, The Columbian 7562
5 tribes get NOAA money for imperiled species Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4604
5 Oklahoma tribes receive EPA monetary awards Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5578
Utah urges feds to kill tribe's nuclear dump Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5510
Officials, tribal leaders discuss Deepwater Horizon response Written by Margo Schwadron, National Parks Service Archeologist 7403
Trees felled in preparation for Elwha dam removal Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5601
Hopi Tribal Council disapproves drilling project Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 6453
EPA to spend $2.5M cleaning uranium on Navajo, Hopi reservations Written by Alysa Landry, The Daily Times Staff 7682
Agreements to address uranium waste on tribal land Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4764
Tribe: Wind farm no threat to Ohio burial mound Written by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press Writer 6428
Renewable Energy Feasibility Study Funding Available Through USDA Written by ERNIE WATSON, Public Information Coordinator, USDA 6867
Spirit of cooperation among Ariz. tribes high Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 4330
Tribe wants to join Asian carp lawsuit Written by JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer 6356
Flagstaff council delays vote on snowmaking source Written by FELICIA FONSECA
, Associated Press Writer 5505
Activists seek ban on mountaintop removal mining Written by FREDERIC J. FROMMER, Associated Press Writer 6644
Animal rights group wants western NC park closed Written by TOM BREEN, Associated Press Writer 4915
Mont. tribe: Coal-to-liquids needs support in DC Written by MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press Writer 5192
Honolulu's long-standing trash woes growing worse Written by HERBERT A. SAMPLE, Associated Press Writer 4845
Sustainable community proposed for Port Angeles Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 6607
Tribe, others can weigh permits for Edgemont mine Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 3935
Mud plugs Gulf well; officials say most oil gone Written by HARRY R. WEBER and GREG BLUESTEIN, Associated Press Writers 4905
Salazar to revisit nuke storage plan in Utah Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4932
North Coast tribe biologists launch condor study Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4890
Duke drops energy station plan near Cherokee site Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5645
How to 'green' your office Written by Earthtalk - E – The Environmental Magazine 4610
Ecuador's oil-waste victims share solidarity Written by NAOMI KING, The Courier 4133
Earth Talk: Recycling plastic stuff Written by E - The Environmental Magazine 4295
Former Maine defense site eyed for wind Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5195
Court orders more study of US mine exploration Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 5554
NCAI committee sets mid-year conference for Rapid City Written by Talli Nauman, Native Sun News 6874
Rio Tinto gets OK to start US mine construction Written by JOHN FLESHER
, Associated Press Writer 3445
Court: Planned NM uranium mine not on Navajo land Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press 5667
Alaskans head to Gulf to help with oil spill Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4633
SD tribal leader urges meeting on Gulf oil spill Written by ASSOCIATED PRESS 4591
Environmental, activist event June 18-19 in Marland, Okla. Written by Dwain Camp 6197
Cemetery offers 'green' burials Written by NANCY BARTLEY, 
The Seattle Times 6945
Superfund Job Training Initiative Provides Opportunities for Citizens Living Near the Tar Creek Site Written by David Bary, EPA 5456
Vigil at Michigan mine site ends with 2 arrests Written by JOHN FLESHER, 
Associated Press Writer 5709
Fuel spill from grounded Washington boat Written by Associated Press 4289
Water group seeks more input on snowmaking source Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 4053
Drilling critics warn of spill in Arctic Ocean Written by DAN JOLING, 
Associated Press Writer 4707
Spill reinforces oil bad will for American Indians Written by CAIN BURDEAU, 
Associated Press Writer 5578
Chickasaws open CNG station Written by Sharmina Manandhar, Chickasaw Nation Media Relations 27853
Salazar Launches Safety and Environmental Protection Reforms to Toughen Oversight of Offshore Oil an Written by U.S. Department of Interior 4469
Sting voices opposition to Amazon dam in Brazil Written by IAN JAMES
, Associated Press Writer 4399
Boeing agrees to restore Duwamish River habitat Written by Associated Press 4618
Protests set after Mich. mine opponent arrested Written by Associated Press 4838
Gov’t OKs 1st US offshore wind farm Written by JAY LINDSAY, 
Associated Press Writer 3402
Mass. Cape Wind gets thumbs up, thumbs down Written by JAY LINDSAY, 
Associated Press Writer 4202
International summit on Indigenous environment philosophy concludes in Dallas Written by Publisher 4589
Barona Facility Awarded LEED™ Silver Certification Written by Heather Pimentel 6351
BP faces opposition to Canadian oil sands project Written by Associated Press 5752
Peru town copes with being devoured by mine Written by ANDREW WHALEN
, Associated Press Writer 5379
Ruling stalls Amazon dam, but construction likely Written by ALAN CLENDENNING
, Associated Press Writer 5870
Amazon defenders win bid to stall huge dam project Written by ALAN CLENDENNING, 
Associated Press Writer 3693
'Avatar' director lauds ruling on Brazilian dam Written by ALAN CLENDENNING
, Associated Press Writer 4228
Cameron: Amazon dam dispute a real-life 'Avatar' Written by MARCO SIBAJA and BRADLEY BROOKS, 
Associated Press Writers 5285
Calif. gray whale-watchers fear dip in population Written by NOAKI SCHWARTZ, 
Associated Press Writer 4547
Alcoa, Choctaw Nation team up to distribute recycling bins Written by BUSINESS WIRE 5774
Nordic nations criticize Canada for Arctic snub Written by Associated Press 5403
Report: Tribes key in renewable energy development Written by FELICIA FONSECA, 
Associated Press Writer 20304
New report details renewable energy resources on tribal lands Written by Aileo Weinmann 8714
New talks change ski resort’s snowmaking source Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6459
Mass. wind farm project sent to preservation panel Written by RUSSELL CONTRERAS, 
Associated Press Writer 4349
Oregon’s Klamath Basin deal helps farmers and fish Written by JEFF BARNARD
, AP Environmental Writer 6822
First of Yellowstone bison moved to Turner ranch Written by AMY BETH HANSON, 
Associated Press Writer 6166
Cherokees oppose Duke Energy work near sacred site Written by Associated Press 5303
Yellowstone bison going to Turner’s ranch Written by MATTHEW BROWN, 
Associated Press Writer 6197
Interior Secretary meets with Mass. tribes Written by Associated Press 5286
Eroding Alaska village appeals lawsuit’s dismissal Written by RACHEL D’ORO
, Associated Press Writer 5471
Scott County sues over damage to historic site Written by Associated Press 4737
Minnesota, Red Lake tribe sign new fishery pact Written by Associated Press 6267
Barrick trying to keep Nevada mine project going Written by SCOTT SONNER, 
Associated Press Writer 6070
Tribe hopes to profit from solar energy Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 7313
Quapaw area mining waste headed for Kansas highways Written by SONYA COLBERG
, The Oklahoman 6797
Wind project on Navajo Nation moving forward Written by Associated Press 4787
Defenders of the Black Hills announce new board, raffle winners Written by Charmaine White Face, Spokesperson 5717
Deal signed to protect ancient art in Utah canyon Written by MIKE STARK, Associated Press 7945
Deal signed to protect ancient art in Utah canyon Written by MIKE STARK, 
Associated Press Writer 4862
Judge withdraws Black Mesa mining permit Written by BILLY PARISH, Green Media 6664
Feds side with tribes in Cape Cod wind farm case Written by ANDREW MIGA, 
Associated Press Writer 5034
Suit seeks to overturn Tongass roadless exemption Written by MARY PEMBERTON, 
Associated Press Writer 5954
Karuk Tribe blockades logging on ceremonial site Written by JEFF BARNARD
AP, Environmental Writer 5203
Karuk Tribe blockades logging on ceremonial site Written by JEFF BARNARD
AP, Environmental Writer 5980
Tribes want to add netting to reduce lake trout Written by Associated Press 4458
Climate’s lost decade now leads to a 'last’ decade Written by CHARLES J. HANLEY
, AP Special Correspondent 4726
Pueblo waits for geothermal grant money Written by SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, 
Associated Press Writer 5182
Native Americans meet in Minn. on climate change Written by Associated Press 6756
Energy Dept. commits to tribal clean energy projects Written by US Department of Energy 6062
Canadian firm gets key OK in SD uranium mine plan Written by Associated Press 7217
Secretary Salazar keynotes Arizona’s first commercial scale wind energy development Written by DEPARTMENT OF INTERIOR 8690
Environmental groups, SW tribes stand together to promote clean, renewable energy Written by ANDY BESSLER, Sierra Club, Tribal Partnerships Program 10420
Organization responds to President Shirley's chastisement of 'environmental' groups Written by BLACK MESA WATER COALITION 7695
New Orleans Hosts 13th National Brownfields Conference Written by LESLIE RAUSCHER, EPA Region 6 6631
Navajos, Hopi stand in opposition to environmental groups Written by GEORGE HARDEEN, Navajo Nation Communications 14547
Old mine recommended for Superfund priority list Written by MARY PEMBERTON, 
Associated Press Writer 5447
Lawsuit aims to stop expansion of Ariz. ski resort Written by FELICIA FONSECA, Associated Press Writer 6601
Cherokees to appeal Okla. poultry lawsuit decision Written by JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS, Associated Press Writer 8428
Polluted Kan. mining town seeks federal money Written by ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press Writer 6574
Navajo Gallup Solar Expo ‘09 Written by . 5882

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