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Kristi Eaton

Kristi Eaton

Tribal nations receive federal relocation grants to escape the effects of climate change

By: - January 7, 2023

The Newtok Village and Native Village of Napakiak, both in Alaska, as well as the Quinault Indian Nation in Washington have each received $25 million in federal support to relocate due to climate change. “As part of the federal government’s treaty and trust responsibility to protect Tribal sovereignty and revitalize tribal communities, we must safeguard […]