Johnny Rustywire

One spring a few years ago, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) set up a wild horse roundup in Eastern Utah. I was doing some title search work and found myself one morning riding out with the wranglers who would be catching and rounding up the horses for the BLM adoption program....

7/10/13
Jay Daniels

BIA is proposing to furlough employees for one day each pay period through the remainder of the fiscal year through September 30, 2013 to offset funding shortages supposedly created under the sequestration bill....

4/23/13
Jay Daniels

The current oil & gas (O&G) boom has created sweet and sour ripples throughout Indian Country. O&G has been a blessing in this cycle of uncertainty with the United States economy, but also has created a Black Hills gold rush assault on Indian lands not seen for a while....

1/30/13
Peter d'Errico

People have mined gold for centuries. Archeological evidence points to gold mining at least 7,000 years ago. Stories of Aztec gold drove 16th century Spaniards to invade the continent, where they found products of a rich mining and smelting history....

11/18/12
ICTMN Staff
10/30/12
Tribal Culture Must Be Integrated Into the Decision-Making Process for Energy Projects Many Native communities, like the Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT), argue that expediting ...
ICTMN Staff
8/23/12
Alaska officials are asking the U.S...
ICTMN Staff
2/9/11
Fast-tracking a renewable energy project seems to have backfired on a U.S. government agency again...
ICTMN Staff
7/26/12
Winnemucca Lake in the El Dorado National Forest of California is a sacred site to the Northern Paiute people...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/23/12
The Interior Department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has the following warning on its web page regarding Southern California’s Coyote Mountains Wilderness Area: “Removal, dist...
Gale Courey Toensing
6/6/12
The Quechan Tribe of the Fort Yuma Indian Reservation is no longer the only voice in legal protest against a proposed wind energy project on the delicate desert landscape surroundi...

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