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Navajo Nation Adopts Five-Year Plan for Uranium Cleanup
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, conservation, environment, protection, culture, society, politics, safety, government, destruction, environment, habitat, healthconditions, pollution )

- 1892 days ago -
The Navajo Nation's position on cleanup options is for total removal of radioactive waste. Cleanup may be in jeopardy...
Raid at Eagle Rock; Two Campers Arrested, Camp Destroyed
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, conservation, environment, culture, society, religion, government, freedoms, ethics )

- 2001 days ago -
Dozens of heavily armed Police and State Troopers have raided the peaceful defenders camp at Eagle Rock in Michigan's Upper Peninsula; "crushing" the month-long effort to protect the sacred site from a controversial sulfide mine. Greg Peterson Reports...
Stand for the Land Rally - Capitol Steps Lansing - June 3rd 11:00 Am
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, culture, society, ethics, politics, rights, conservation, destruction, environment, habitat, nature, protection, pollution )

- 2006 days ago -
We in the U.P. are coming to Lansing to hand deliver an Environmental Justice petition to our Governor and to talk to the Natural Resources Commission about the Eagle Mine Project. We will be talk about the use of state public lands for private gain...
BIA Withdraws Assessment for Desert Rock
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, BIA, culture, society, politics, ethics, conservation, environment, government, ethics, conservation, habitat, protection, pollution )

- 2168 days ago -
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has withdrawn its biological assessment for a proposed power plant in northwestern New Mexico, saying it has "significant concerns" about the impact of mercury and selenium on two endangered fish species in the San Juan River
Climate Workshop Stresses Sustainability, Indigenous Knowledge
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, culture, society, education, environment, ethics, interesting, GoodNews, activists, Sustainabililty, climate, environment )

- 2189 days ago -
PRIOR LAKE, Minn. - American Indian stalwarts of environmental justice recently met at a national workshop to write a milestone climate change declaration, clearly outlining a course on how to save the planet using indigenous science and knowledge.
Indigenous Use of Ancestral Lands Threatened
Environment  (tags: American Indians, Native Americans, Environment, destruction, conservation, habitatdestruction, pollution )

- 2214 days ago -
BOULDER, Colo. - Climate change may be only the latest of many challenges facing Indian country, but it is having devastating effects in parts of the far North where at least one Native village faced with inundation by melting polar ice is suing...
Mount Taylor Named One of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places
Environment  (tags: Mount Taylor, Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, culture, society, news, sadness, rights, ethics, religion, freedoms, destruction, endangered, habitatdestruction, nature, pollution )

- 2397 days ago -
WASHINGTON - The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Mount Taylor, near Grants, N.M., to its 2009 list of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. This annual list highlights important examples of the nation's architectural, cultural...
URGENT! Notice of Concern For Rock Creek! SEND A LETTER!
Environment  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, BLM, Rock Creek, culture, society, ethics, freedoms, religion, government, sadness, environment, interesting, government, conservation, destruction, environment, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, nature, pro )

- 2432 days ago -
This message is being sent to you by Peter Bergel at the request of Shundahai Network Board Member Ann Taylor, Corbin Harney's granddaughter. Hello everyone. This is a letter regarding the land around Rock Creek and we are working with the BLM in the...
'Barack In, Barrick Out!'
Environment  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Shoshone Indians, Mt. Tenabo, ethics, freedoms, government, news, culture, society, ethics, americans, politics, interesting, environment, religion, rights, destruction, endangered, conservation, habitat, habita )

- 2501 days ago -
the Federal District Court in Reno, Nevada will begin a two day injunction hearing to protect the world-recognized Shoshone spiritual area, Mt. Tenabo from what would be one of the U.S.' largest open pit cyanide heap leach gold mines. Just two months...
Special Forest Products: Commercial Harvest and Sale and Free Use.
Environment  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Culture, Society, environment, nature, humans, freedoms, ethics, humans, law, news, sadness, government, nature )

- 2510 days ago -
SUMMARY: The Department is issuing this final rule to regulate the sustainable free use, commercial harvest, and sale of special forest products and forest botanical products from National Forest System lands.
Tribes May Gain More River Input
Environment  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Missouri River Basin, ecosystems, environment, conservation, GoodNews, habitat, humans, nature, protection )

- 2522 days ago -
MITCHELL, S.D. (AP) - American Indian tribes could have more influence in management of the Missouri River after a bylaw change by the Missouri River Association of States and Tribes. The change increased the number of tribal representatives on...
Judge Sets Temporary Stipulation for Gold Mining on Mount Tenabo
Environment  (tags: Mount Tenabo, Sacred Hills, Shoshone, Shoshone Indians, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Gold, Mining, Culture, Society, Religion, Spirituality, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, environment, government, habitatdestruction, humans, nature )

- 2540 days ago -
Shoshone Activists Try to Stop Nevada Gold Mine
Environment  (tags: Shoshone, Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Gold, gold mining, religion, culture, spirituality, beliefs, habitat, endangered, conservation, ecosystems, environment, humans, protection, pollution, wildlife, destruction, government, habitatdestruction )

- 2550 days ago -
A lawyer for environmentalists and tribal activists told a federal judge Monday that the government's approval of a big gold mine was flawed and would prohibit the Western Shoshone from practicing religious rites...

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