There’s still time to REGISTER!  April 26th is the deadline. There is a $250.00 registration fee for NTFAQ attendees.  Registration fee covers admission to all sessions, Virgil Masayesva Awards Dinner, morning continental breakfasts, afternoon snack breaks, field trips, and pre-conference trainings.


We are now accepting proposals for sessions at the Tribal Lands and Environment Forum! Visit the 2023 TLEF website to learn more about this year’s forum. To submit a proposal, click “Call for Proposals” in the menu at the top of the page. Registration will open soon and link to our host hotel will be added so you can make your lodging reservations at a special reduced rate. More information is coming soon – we look forward to seeing you in Syracuse, or online!


Register here to learn more about EPA’s webinar for Tribal College and University students!


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JD Supra – EPA Proposes Stricter Mercury and Air Toxics Standards for Power Plants


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Indoor Air Quality/Environmental Justice


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Yahoo News – Protecting Building Occupants and Workers from Exposure to Mold and Other Common Asthma Triggers


WBEZ Chicago – Microsoft abandons project mapping Chicago’s air pollution


NSTA – Laboratory Air Quality Is Nothing to Sneeze At