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Darcy Evans an enrolled member of the Quartz Valley Indian Reservation

Darcy Evans an enrolled member of the Quartz Valley Indian Reservation NPLCC Image

NPLCC Selects Tribal Climate Change Management Intern


The NPLCC is pleased to announce the selection of Darcey Evans as our Tribal Climate Change Management intern for this summer. Thanks to funding from The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians and Indian Affairs Northwest Region.   Darcey will assist the NPLCC in Tribe/First Nation support and engagement. Darcey is a PhD candidate in Anthropology at UC Santa Cruz and is an enrolled member of Quartz Valley Indian Reservation.  She participated in the Klamath Basin Tribal Youth Program and conducted research on the importance of fire practices in providing for forest health and traditional foods among tribal nations in Northern California and Southern Oregon. 


Indian Affairs NW Region

The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians


Tribal Climate Change Management Internship Opportunity

Tribal Climate Change Management Internship Opportunity ATNI w/permission

Tribal Climate Change Management Internship Opportunity


In partnership with the Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI), the North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative is pleased to announce tribal climate change management internship opportunities working in Oregon and Washington.  Candidates who are currently enrolled in graduate or undergraduate degree programs will be considered for these paid internships that last for 13 weeks over the summer.  Intersn selected will assist in collaboration with area Tribes and First Nations to understand and adapt to our changing environment, such as planning and support of a regional Tribe/First Nation Committee gathering; assisting NPLCC Science/Traditional Ecological Knowledge and Communication staff and subcommittees in improving how we connect with our Tribe and First Nation partners and develop strategies that improve coordination between the NPLCC and other forums that engage tribes on climate-related topics!
 


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Eagle in Flight

Eagle in flight USFWS - Pacific Region

One of the Service's Own Walks On


The Service mourns the unexpected loss of Randy Van Soelen, Repository Specialist at the National Eagle Repository. Randy worked with Tribes across the country to fill eagle feather requests and took great pride in the relationships he built with those he served. We greatly appreciate your support and patience during this difficult time. 



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