High Country News – As the country reckons with race, will tribal nations lead the way?

U.S. DOI – Secretary Haaland Creates New Missing & Murdered Unit to Pursue Justice for Missing and Murdered American Indians and Alaska Native

Indian Country Today – Fond du Lac Band wins halt to copper mine

The Oklahoman – Tribes deliver big economic lift to Oklahoma communities

Ambient Air Quality/EPA/NTAA/Tribes

HCN – The ‘slow-motion genocide’ of the Chinook Indian Nation

Al Jazeera – This river in Canada is now a ‘legal person’

U.S. DOI – Interior Invests $1.6 Billion to Improve Infrastructure on Public Lands and Tribal Schools

Wildfire Today – Red Flag Warnings in seven Great Plains states, April 2, 2021

The Hill – Court tosses Trump rule limiting emissions regulations

The Hill – Targeting federal spending to help EPA promote environmental justice

The Hill – Groups petition EPA to remove ethane and methane from list of compounds exempt from emissions limits

The Norman Transcript – Euchee tribe struggling to become federally recognized as its own tribe

National Association of Clean Air Agencies – Washington Update

Climate Change/Energy

Rolling Stone – Nothing’s Off the Table: Gina McCarthy Has Big Plans for the Climate Fight

E&E News – Gina McCarthy: Clean energy standard to include nuclear, CCS

NPR – ‘Green New Deal’ Leaders See Biden Climate Plans As A Vistory, Kind Of

The Hill – Biden clean electricity standard faces high hurdles

Inside Climate News – Big Meat and Dairy Companies Have Spent Millions Lobbying Against Climate Action, a New Study Finds

NY Times – Floods and Mudslides in Eastern Indonesia Leave at Least 41 Dead

Climate Signals – Climate Change & Drought

NPR – Your Weather Forecast Update: Warmer Climate Will Be The New ‘Normal’

EurekAlert – COVID-19 pandemic highlights the urgent global need to control air pollution

Toxics/Mobile Sources

The Hill – EPA to propose vehicle emissions standards to meet ‘the urgency of the climate crisis’ by July’s end

Grist – Fighting pipelines to the last mile

Washington Post – Biden’s plan to rev up the electric car market is complicated by battery supplies

NY Times – America Has Long Favored Cars Over Trains and Buses. Can Biden Change That?

Eather – How to Ensure Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Is Accessible to Everyone

Climate Nexus – Why activists distrust this plan to cut emissions from cars and trucks

AP – Leak at wastewater pond prompts evacuations in Florida

Indoor Air Quality

Alaska Public Media – CARES Act flooded Alaska tribes with cash for pandemic programs. Now they’re bracing for a bigger deluge.

Minnesota Star Tribune – Historic investment a lifeline for Minnesota tribes devastated by COVID

Cronkite News – How Arizona’s Havasupai Tribe has kept COVID-19 out of its community

Dwell – Spring Clean Your Indoor Air Quality

All Work Space – Return to the Office: Why IAQ Should be the Top Priority

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