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Native American tribe is fighting against the Pilgrim Pipeline in New Jersey – BuildingFree.com

Native American tribe is fighting against the Pilgrim Pipeline in New Jersey – BuildingFree.com

Native American tribe is fighting against the Pilgrim Pipeline in New Jersey As oil and gas companies race to plan more pipelines to criss-cross America, conservationists are similarly ramping up their efforts to resist the environmentally destructive projects, and one such controversy in New Jersey is heating up quickly . The planned Pilgrim Pipeline would […]

San Carlos Apache Tribe, environmentalists battle Oak Flat copper mine bid 

San Carlos Apache Tribe, environmentalists battle Oak Flat copper mine bid 

Debate Over DamsBy KEITH RIDLER, ASSOCIATED PRESSBOISE, Idaho — Jan 1, 2017, 2:41 PM ET This Oct. 19, 2016, file photo shows the Lower Granite Dam on the Snake River in Washington state. A little-known federal program that avoids publicizing its accomplishments to protect from looters the thousands of Native American sites it’s tasked with […]

Shielded Native American Sites Thrust Into Debate Over Dams 

Shielded Native American Sites Thrust Into Debate Over Dams 

Debate Over DamsBy KEITH RIDLER, ASSOCIATED PRESSBOISE, Idaho — Jan 1, 2017, 2:41 PM ET A little-known federal program that avoids publicizing its accomplishments to protect from looters the thousands of Native American sites it’s tasked with managing has been caught up in a big net. The Federal Columbia River System Cultural Resources Program tracks […]

Yellowstone Begins Bison Capture 

Yellowstone Begins Bison Capture 

 Most Read Story in Native News Online in 2016: Yellowstone Begins Bison Capture buffalo2 After Hundreds Killed in Boundary Hunt, Park Service Captures 150 Wild Bison for Slaughter Published March 4, 2016 YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Park rangers have begun capturing wild bison in the Stephens Creek trap within Yellowstone National Park. Since February 20, […]

Shielded Native American Cultural Sites Thrust Into Debate Over Northwest Dams

Shielded Native American Cultural Sites Thrust Into Debate Over Northwest Dams

The Federal Columbia River System Cultural Resources Program tracks some 4,000 historical sites that also include homesteads and missions in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana. Now it’s contributing information as authorities prepare a court-ordered environmental impact statement concerning struggling salmon and the operation of 14 federal dams in the Columbia River Basin. Source: Shielded Native […]

Tribes get say in land management but worry about Trump

Tribes get say in land management but worry about Trump

SALT LAKE CITY — Native Americans who have long bemoaned their lack of participation in federal land decisions scored a major victory when President Barack Obama designated a new national monument in Utah that gives five tribes an opportunity to weigh in on the management of their ancestral home. But federal bureaucrats working under President-elect […]

Hoeven meets with Standing Rock chairman

Hoeven meets with Standing Rock chairman

BISMARCK, N.D. — Senator John Hoeven issued this statement December 19, following a meeting with Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman David Archambault: “Today, Chairman Archambault and I met to discuss the Dakota Access Pipeline project and the ongoing protests in the area of construction. These protests have been very difficult for North Dakotans who live […]

Trump’s Pick for Interior Secretary Was Caught in “Pattern of Fraud” at SEAL Team 6

Matthew ColeDecember 20 2016, 11:04 a.m.A MONTANA LAWMAKER tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to be secretary of the interior committed travel fraud when he was a member of the elite Navy SEAL Team 6, according to three former unit leaders and a military consultant. In announcing the nomination of Republican Rep. Ryan Zinke, a retired […]

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