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In October 2016, UCUT was proud to host a climate change workshop, giving voice to 12 distinguished presenters who gave their views on different aspects of climate change and its upcoming impacts to our land, wildlife, fish and water, as well as the roles of Native Tribes in helping shape Climate Change policies and planning.

Click here to download the agenda and click on the links below to download each presenter’s presentations.


Amelia AM Marchand
Impacts to Human Health and Infrastructure

Andrea K. Rodgers
Atmospheric Trust Litigation

Don Sampson
Columbia River Basin Tribes Climate Change Capacity Assessment
First Foods & Traditional Knowledge
Overview of Regional, National, and International Tribal Climate Change Planning & Policy

Dr. Chrystal A. Kolden
Climate Change And Wildfire

John E. Sirois
A Call To Action
Intro To Workshop
Role of Tribes in Fossil Fuel and Clean Energy Policies

Lara Whitely Binder
Building Tribal Capacity for Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment
Climate Change Impacts and Implications: An Overview

Michael Durglo
Arlee Eagles Club
Climate Change Strategic Plan

Mike Sanders
Climate Resilience for the Upper Columbia River Workshop Climate Change Group Activity
Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation Climate Change Adaptation Project
ITEP Climate Change Adaptation Training: Flyer
ITEP Climate Change Adaptation Training: Save The Date!
Rapid Vulnerability Assessment Table

Rick Everett
Whitebark Pine: Developing Baselines for 21st Century Management

Stephen Smith
Climate Impacts on River and Stream Hydrology

Tabitha Graves
Increasing Food Security for People and Wildlife Berry Science
Planning for Connectivity: An approach for mitigating habitat loss, land use change, & climate changeing

Tracy Bowerman
Climate change impacts to fishes in the Columbia River Basin


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Treaty Talks: A Journey up the Columbia River for People and Salmon

Columbia River Listed among Most Endangered Rivers of 2015

20 Year Report

United for the Benefit of All

Grand Coulee and the Forgotten Tribe

UCUT and Bonneville Power Administration Partnership

Columbia River Treaty

Tribal Salmon Management, Harvesting and Sharing

Forests and Fish Report

Drumheller Springs Natural Park

Pow Wow and Community Outreach

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