Tribal EPA

MULTIMEDIA - INTRODUCTION TO THE EPA AND TRIBAL ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

BALLROOM 1

Tuesday, October 22 2019 from 10:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Alan Bacock - Big Pine Tribe of the Owens Valley

Walking into the Tribal/EPA conference can be a jarring experience for newly elected leaders or newer tribal environmental staffIn the midst of sessions at the conference, there are likely to be conversations loaded with mysterious acronyms and concepts which may not include an understandable context for people unfamiliar with the work of the EPAThis session is a Tribal perspective in introducing the EPA and Tribal environmental issues so that participants can be more prepared to engage with topics encountered throughout the conference.