Billy Frank, Jr.
8/7/11

Our treaty right to gather shellfish depends on the shellfish being safe to eat.

Samish Bay is one of the traditional shellfish gathering areas for the Swinomish and Upper Skagit tribes. It has some of the highest levels of fecal coliform in the state....

Vincent Schilling
7/18/11
In 2006, approximately 30 years after the Ford Motor Company had dumped toxic waste on the land of the Ramapough Mountain Indians, the Ramapough filed a class action lawsuit agains...
ICTMN Staff
6/22/11
A panel convened at Oxford University has issued a strong statement about the condition of the world's oceans now and for the foreseeable future...
Carol Berry
3/22/11
It was a perfect day in the South Pacific—it had to be, for the military operation to take place—when one Native man underwent experiences he relates to the nuclear catastrophe occ...
ICTMN Staff
3/16/11
The federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday issued the first-ever U.S...
ICTMN Staff
3/16/11
Coal-plant mercury emissions will soon be regulated, good news for the tens of thousands of American Indians whose lives have been poisoned by mercury and other contaminants...
ICTMN Staff
3/8/11
Maria Aguinda, Ecuadorean Quechua who spearheaded fight against Chevron. Chevron didn’t stand a chance before the ire of indigenous villager Maria Aguinda...
ICTMN Staff
1/24/11
Mercury isotopes in the flora and fauna of the Arctic may be linked to the amount of ice cover present, a team of scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology...
ICTMN Staff
1/11/11
Years after gaining Superfund status for the Duwamish River, advocates including members of the Duwamish Tribe have been handed a plan by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ...

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