Webinar: Conservation Planning – July 24th

Planning conservation strategies Presenter and description to be determined. This exclusive training takes place July 24th, 2019 1:00 PM Mountain Time (Denver) . Register to get your seat on the call, and so that we may schedule enough time to answer any questions you have after the presentation. Calling in does not require active participation. […]

Video: How to Form a Tribal Conservation District

This webinar will discuss opportunities for Tribes to form a Tribal Conservation District under Tribal Law. Presented by Heidi Brewer. By forming a Tribal Conservation District under Tribal Law local and traditional knowledge are combined with technical resources to actively manage natural resources in a defined area.   The primary objective of a Tribal Conservation […]

Video: American Indian Agricultural Resource Management Act

Tribal rules that affect trust and restricted Indian agricultural lands. Presented by Patrick (Allan) Hanley This webinar discusses law, common law decisions, regulations and administrative appeals. Mr. Hanley also discusses “telling your story” to your tribal, state and federal congressional representatives and committees. The American Indian Agricultural Resource Management Act of 1993 as amended in […]

Profile: Student Program Director

Gail Whiteman is the INCA, Student Program Director.  She holds a BS in Agriculture Education and an MS in Science Education from Montana State University. Whiteman is a life-long cattle rancher from the Apsaalooke Nation in south central Montana. She is a member of the Montana Invasive Species Council and the Crow Environmental Health Steering […]

Tribal Fishing 101

The Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission has grown it’s informational outreach and will be using Northwest Treaty Tribes to put out natural resource news and communicate a broader understanding of treaty tribes to the community.  Their first infographic focuses on fishing.

2018 National Conference Recap

November 26 -30 2018 the National Tribal Conservation Districts Conference took place in Catoosa, Oklahoma. The three and ½ day conference was very informative and provided contacts and networking for the betterment of the tribal conservation districts.  Meetings were held separately with NRCS and non-government agencies. Conference attendees enjoyed a field trip and tour of […]