Alysa Landry
2/13/15
The family was frantic as water poured into their home and inundated their land. Panicking, they called emergency services and began transporting their animals to higher ground...
ICTMN Staff
1/28/15
The downpours that lashed drought-stricken Southern California late last year wreaked havoc on the Soboba Band of Luiseño Indians , and on January 27 President Barack Obama declare...
ICTMN Staff
11/3/14
Having released a new tribal engagement policy, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has now come out with a booklet that consolidates resources for American Indians...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/14
Building on last year’s Stafford Act amendment making tribes eligible to apply directly for federal disaster aid, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has upped its engag...
ICTMN Staff
6/20/14
Firefighters are making headway against the Assayii Lake Fire, but not before it gobbled up acre upon acre of sacred land in the Chuska Mountains between Gallup and Shiprock...
Richard Walker
4/9/14
TULALIP, Washington—It was April 5, 14 days after the massive landslide in the nearby community of Oso, and it was painfully apparent that no more survivors would emerge from the m...
Richard Walker
3/27/14
As the death toll from last Saturday’s devastating landslide in Oso, Washington climbed to 16 and a heartbreaking 90 people remained unaccounted for, Northwest tribes stepped forwa...
ICTMN Staff
1/22/14
With disaster assistance now available to tribes through the 2013 Stafford Act, the Navajo Nation has set out to streamline the process of applying for its residents...
Brian Daffron
12/24/13
The ice storm hit the Choctaw Nation hard, pummeling eastern Oklahoma for days starting on December 6...
ICTMN Staff
11/20/13
Halfway across the world from the typhoon-ravaged Philippines, several small, remote communities at the northwestern tip of Turtle Island have been declared disaster areas from dam...

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