“The treaties are not just a concern for Indigenous people. They were entered into by the U.S. government, and as citizens, we have a responsibility to ensure our government honors that law.”
When the Elwha River dams fell, it was the culmination of many decades of successful partnerships to support the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe in righting historic wrongs.
This fraught holiday is a time to hold the truth that we need each other to survive and thrive.
A grassroots project to build biomass-heated greenhouses aims to alleviate food insecurity in the communities most affected by it.
Efforts to decolonize forest protection have been stalling for years. COVID-19 might give the movement the urgency it needs.
BIPOC leaders pursue visionary solutions proportional to the climate emergency we face.
For Indigenous people threatened by climate change, the choice is not an easy one: Move away from a place to which families have been tied for centuries, or stay and remain at risk.
With income from sequestering carbon in its forests, the tribe has supported youth programming, housing, road improvement, and businesses development.
A report from occupied Palisade, where Water Protectors confront a dying, but still deadly, energy behemoth.