Dr. Jim Berner - 2007 STAR Grantee (PDF) (1 pp, 260 K)
Aired May 5, 2011
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One Tribe’s Climate Quest
The Swinomish Tribe tribe crafted a bold climate adaptation plan after seeing signs that climate change could compromise coastal food resources, water supplies and their health. The tribe outlined dozens of actions—including improved management of stormwater and forests and development of aquaculture—to maintain coastal resources, lower wildfire risk and protect infrastructure.
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EPA Releases New Report on the Impact of 10 Years of Tribal Environmental Research
The report, A Decade of Tribal Environmental Health Research: Results and Impacts from EPA’s Extramural Grants and Fellowships Programs (PDF) (60 pp, 6.2 MB), summarizes over a decade of Tribal Environmental Health Research.
Two Upcoming Webinars to Convey Research Progress on Tribal Environmental Health
Two webinars have been scheduled in October and November 2012 to convey research progress on 6 ongoing EPA STAR Tribal Environmental Health grants. [Read More]
Tribal Environmental Health Research Impact Review Document Planned
EPA is planning to publish a research impact review document in early fall of 2012 that will highlight important research findings from Tribal environmental health grants issued under the STAR research program since 2000. [Read More]
EPA Releases Final Policy for Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribes
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final policy on consultation and coordination with Indian tribes. [Read More]