ICTMN Staff
1/25/16
Fearful of the potential for harm to salmon and trout, conservation groups have gone to court to get Electron Hydro LLC to change practices that they say are killing the endangered...
ICTMN Staff
1/21/16
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $32 million to assist tribes in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington in developing environmental protection programs...
Swinomish Dental Aide Daniel Kennedy
Suzette Brewer
1/7/16
To address the significant disparity in oral health services for Native people, on Monday, January 4, the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community in Washington State became the first tri...
ICTMN Staff
10/29/15
Low returns of wild coho salmon are prompting the Quinault Indian Nation to close all its fisheries in Grays Harbor and Queets River and to declare an economic disaster because of ...
Evergreen Longhouse Procession Git Hoan Dancers
Richard Walker
10/22/15
The young one danced the Chief’s Headdress Dance and the Honor Song, and he represented what The Evergreen State College’s Longhouse is all about: to carry on the teachings; to kee...
Terri Hansen
9/25/15
It has been 20 years since Oregon revised its fish consumption rate (FCR) from 6.5 to 17.5 grams per day (gpd) in 1994, and then to 175 grams per day in 2011 to reflect what Native...
Richard Walker
9/24/15
Two significant environmental initiatives were implemented within the last three weeks—opening prime salmon habitat on the Tulalip Reservation and, on Swinomish land, setting the s...
ICTMN Staff
9/14/15
What began as routine construction for a shopping mall near Seattle has turned into a major archaeological find...
Jacqueline Keeler
9/13/15
It traveled nearly 1,300 miles, a 3,000-pound Lummi Totem Pole hand-carved from old-growth cedar, carried with ceremony and blessing to the sites of proposed coal rail terminals al...
Billy Frank Fishing Nisqually River
Frank Hopper
8/29/15
When Billy Frank Jr. was first arrested for fishing with a gillnet on the Nisqually River in 1945, he was just a 14-year-old boy...

Pages