National Tribal Forum on Air Quality (NTFAQ)

National Tribal Forum on Air Quality (NTFAQ)

Save the Date for the 2022 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality! May 2 – 5, 2022

Hosted by the Muscogee Nation. The NTFAQ is a national conversation on how Tribes are implementing the Clean Air Act in partnership with the U.S. EPA to improve air quality for our communities.

Take the pre-registration survey here!

Forum organizers are actively seeking proposals for presentations, trainings, and other informational sessions that support our NTFAQ conference goals. Proposals should relate to air quality topics relevant to tribal stakeholders, and should discuss direct experiences and/or original research. Forum sponsors are not responsible for issues related to copyright or otherwise protected or culturally sensitive information. NOTE: all presenters/trainers/panelists/session participants must adhere to the NTFAQ Presenter Standards: https://tinyurl.com/rqbgygd

Call for Proposals! Deadline for submissions is January 15, 2022

If you have questions about the agenda, presentation options, or other ways to participate in the event, please contact Andy.Bessler@nau.edu.
Timeline:

  • Call for Presentations Opens: December 1st, 2021
  • Presentation Proposals Due: January 15th, 2022
  • Letter of Notification (will include instructions and timeline): February 17th, 2022
  • Presentation Materials Deadline: March 28 (if pre-recorded) April 15 (if in-person)

The NTFAQ is a cooperative endeavor co-sponsored by the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) and the National Tribal Air Association (NTAA) with funding made available by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the generous contributions of our sponsors.

Thank you for joining us at the 2021 Virtual National Tribal Forum on Air Quality!

May 17-21, 2021 | The 2021 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality virtual event was hosted by the Muscogee Nation and brought to you by NTAA, TAMS, and ITEP!

*Note: links below for presentations will redirect to files on Dropbox.com; links to photos are redirected to flickr.com. If you have difficulty accessing these files, please contact ITEP.

Watch the 2021 NTFAQ Highlight Reel!

Read the full Summary Report of the 2021 NTFAQ!

Click the video to watch the opening plenary of the 2021 Virtual NTFAQ hosted by the Muscogee Nation. The video includes an opening ceremony by the Muscogee Nation and an inspiring keynote speech delivered by Linda Black Elk and Indigenous Ethnobotanist and member of the Oceti Sakowin Nation.

2019 NTFAQ hosted by the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians

Click here to view a Summary Report of the 2019 NTFAQ

Click below to watch a short video about the 2019 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality in Pechanga, CA.

2019 Yearbook Video of NTFAQ hosted by the Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians

Click below to watch a short video about the 2019 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality in Pechanga, CA.

2018 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality

Click here to view a Summary Report of the 2018 NTFAQ

Click the video below to watch highlights from the 2018 NTFAQ in Carlton, Minnesota.

2018 National Tribal Forum on Air Quality

Click the video below to watch highlights from the 2018 NTF in Carlton, Minnesota.
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