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Nizhoni Tallas, who grew up on the Navajo Nation, says her passion for the environment started at a young age.

The Trump administration is being pressed to remove protections for the grizzly bear, an animal held sacred by numerous tribes.

A series of two flooding periods have occurred on the Yankton Sioux Reservation in eastern South Dakota in the last six months, leaving devastation and a need for assistance.

Tribal leaders, federal officials and advocates will testify about the effects of radiation in Indian Country at a field hearing in New Mexico.

'When something happens to an Indigenous person, to a Native person, why isn’t that being heard? We’re just another number.'

The Hopi Tribe and the Navajo Nation are among 26 tribes that will see the return of ancestral remains from Finland, where the items have been held in a museum after being taken from Colorado almost 130 years ago.

Native activists have scored a big victory against a new law that was written to stifle their opposition to the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Leaders of the Navajo Nation are eager to show how uranium mining continues to affect their people as they host a key member of Congress.

'It’s like we live in a third world country and we are forgotten,' resident Lauren Crowe says. 'No one cares.'

What wilderness advocates and members of the Crow Tribe called a 'nightmare' scenario in Montana’s Crazy Mountains appears to be coming true, and sooner than they thought.

When it comes to climate change, one expert says: 'Every single person can make a huge difference, and when we come together to work, anything is possible.'

Everyone should acknowledge the positive impact Indigenous hunting can have on the protection and monitoring of the environment.

The Rosebud Sioux Tribe and Fort Belknap Indian Community are defending their treaty rights against the Trump administration's push for the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Two generations saw our Inuit and Dine homelands in Northern Canada nearly destroyed. Now my way of life is one of cultural repair.

The descendants of settlers and immigrants can’t become Indigenous to the land where we live. But we can follow the models of coexistence.

The Yurok Tribe made history this week, becoming the first Indian nation in the U.S. to receive the prestigious Equator Prize from the United Nations.

The federal government has treaty and trust responsibilities to tribal governments, including the protection of tribal cultural resources.

A bill that would help tribes address the effects of climate change in coastal areas is advancing for the first time.

Our ceremonies have told us to prepare for hard times. We are in those times.

A uranium mining project is located in 1868 Ft. Laramie Treaty territory, an area reserved for the Great Sioux Nation.

These waters were, and are, the very pulse of Ojibwe traditional culture.

The Rosebud Sioux Tribe and the Fort Belknap Indian Community are fighting the Keystone XL Pipeline in court.

The Mount Graham red squirrel is found only in the Pinaleño Mountains of Arizona, home of a sacred Apache place.

The Trump Administration violated federal law when it diverted funds for national park improvements during the recent government shutdown, the Government Accountability Office determined.

After tribal citizens roundly rejected draft permits to provide Black Hills water to a foreign uranium mine project, the Environmental Protection Agency revised the wording for a new comment period.

The fires that spread swiftly across the Amazon in recent weeks drew international attention to a problem Indigenous Brazilians have been facing for years.

The Indigenous battles against Keystone XL and Dakota Access have finally emerged as a critical component of the 2020 presidential campaign.

'What we do to the web of life, we do to ourselves. If any strand of the web is broken, the whole web is affected,' the Lummi Nation stated.

A copper mine opposed by the Tohono O’odham Nation, the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and the Hopi Tribe has hit another snag.

A new farmers market represents another step toward food sovereignty for the Winnebago Tribe.