ICTMN Staff
1/20/14
As the last of the tap water use bans were lifted for residents of West Virginia, the company whose coal-processing chemical had spilled into the Elk River filed for Chapter 11 pro...
Vincent Schilling
1/15/14
The pollution tainting the water of American Indians and West Virginia residents is nothing new, Native leaders said as the state’s attorney general and other authorities launched ...
Vincent Schilling
1/14/14
American Indians were mobilizing this week to help more than 4,000 Natives who are among the 300,000 people without potable water in the wake of a January 9 chemical spill that ren...
Terri Hansen
1/12/14
The problems associated with contamination in Northwestern waters are mounting...
Terri Hansen
1/10/14
The iconic Chinook salmon, for millennia a cornerstone of Pacific Northwest diet, spirituality, ceremony and even the tribes' economy, is fast becoming toxic in Washington State...
Brian Bienkowski
11/14/13
Mothers and children of a First Nations tribe living in one of Canada’s most industrialized regions are highly exposed to estrogen-blocking chemicals, according to a new study...
Jack McNeel
8/22/13
A new, state-of-the-art field station and laboratory in Mission, Oregon is bringing together science and ancient wisdom as tribal members and students analyze everything from pollu...
Winona LaDuke
7/31/13
“In the far back times of the Dine people, monsters roamed the lands. And in those times, there were great beings who were called upon to slay the monsters...
Jack McNeel
3/6/13
The Colville Confederated Tribes’ successful effort to hold a British Columbia smelter accountable for dumping pollutants into the Columbia River for a century has caught the atten...
Gale Courey Toensing
1/24/13
A new and legally binding international treaty to reduce harmful emissions of mercury was adopted by more than 140 states at the 5 th International Negotiating Committee session at...

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