Monday, June 28, 2010

EPA Seeks Comments on Consultation Policy with Indian Tribes

EPA Seeks Comments on Consultation Policy with Indian Tribes
Follow this link to information about opportunities to comment on and view a proposed policy. Telephone conferences are set for July 8 and 19.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Shinnecock Nation is Formally Recognized

The Shinnecock Nation received official recognition on Tuesday, 6/15/2010 from the Federal Government. Read about this development in the articles listed below:

U.S. Recognizes and Indian tribe on Long Island, clearing the way for a casino (NYTimes) 6/15/10.

Shinnecock Tribe formally recognized by Federal Government (New York Magazine) 6/15/10.

Shinnecocks receive final word on federal recognition (Southampton Press) 6/15/10.