Three different tribes are fighting for water-related rights.
Geothermal Land Leases Members of the Pit River Tribe claim the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has allowed Calpine Corporation to occupy their sacred land for decades, even as the company fails to meet lease renewal requirements to produce geothermal power. The Houston-based energy giant won a U.S. government contract in 1982 to explore […]
This year the 22nd NICOA Conference on Aging in Indian Country will be held at the stunning Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula, California from September 10th to 13th. At NICOA, we wanted to share some information on our gracious hosts, the Pechanga (pronounced pe-CHONG-ah) Band of Luiseño Indians, including information on their Silver Feather […]