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Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Mary Pember: Ojibwe women rise to protect the environment (04/23)
Mary Annette Pember discusses the connection between Ojibwe women and the environment.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Fracking trucks take water from North Dakota reservation (04/21)
Energy companies have been seen taking water from the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation but it's not clear whether the tribe has authority.

Filed Under: Environment | Politics
JPR: Klamath Tribes ask Congress to approve water deal (04/18)
The Klamath Tribes of Oregon have signed off on the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement and now Congressional approval is needed.

Filed Under: Opinion
Sharon Day: Walking the water to protect our future generations (04/14)
Sharon Day, the executive director of the Indigenous Peoples Task Force, shares word of the 2014 Ohio River Walk.

Filed Under: Environment | National
KUOW: Billy Frank Jr. still fighting for salmon and treaty rights (04/11)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, is still fighting for salmon and treaty rights, decades after the fish wars in Washington.

Filed Under: Politics
Witness list for Senate Indian Affairs Committee hearing on bills (04/01)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a business meeting and hearing tomorrow.

Filed Under: Environment | Opinion
Billy Frank: Treaty tribes eye tough water standards in Washington (03/31)
Billy Frank Jr., the chairman of the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, presses for strong water quality standards in Washington.

Filed Under: Politics | Recognition
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets business meeting & hearing (03/31)
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee will hold a business meeting and a hearing on Wednesday.

Filed Under: Environment
Some homes on Spirit Lake Nation without water due to freeze (03/26)
About 40 homes on the Spirit Lake Nation in North Dakota went without water due to frozen pipes.

Filed Under: Environment | Law
Radio: Salish and Kootenai Tribes push for water compact again (03/25)
The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes are once again asking lawmakers in Montana to approve a water rights compact.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Approve water compact for Salish and Kootenai Tribes (03/21)
Farmers call on Montana lawmakers to approve a water compact for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Al Jazeera: Drought conditions threaten bison recovery efforts (03/21)
In the final part of a series on how drought affects Indian Country, Al Jazeera visits the Oglala Sioux Tribe of South Dakota to learn about bison restoration efforts.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Al Jazeera: Drought hits hard for tribes in northern California (03/19)
The Hoopa Valley Tribe and the Yurok Tribe are being hit hard by drought conditions in California.

Filed Under: Environment | National
Secretary Jewell announces $3.2M in energy grants to tribes (03/17)
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced $3.2 million in energy grants to tribes during her first visit to Montana on Friday.

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Lakota vow resistance against Keystone XL Pipeline (03/17)
Writer discusses opposition with the Oglala Sioux Tribe to the controversial controversial Keystone XL Pipeline.

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