Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Here’s some information about community organizaer Janene Yazzie. SAVE THE DATE! Like our Facebook Page, “Diné for an Indigenous Future,” and Share far and Wide. Join the conversation and lend your voice and wisdom to developing the pathway forward for our Nation in Food Security and Climate Change Resiliency using Traditional Knowledge.
TODAY/Nov. 19, 2014: EPA Administrator Gives Keynote Address at Center for American Progress Conference WASHINGTON- Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy will deliver keynote remarks at the second annual Center for American Progress “Making Progress” policy conference. Administrator McCarthy will discuss the importance of the Clean Power Plan in encouraging economic growth […]
Here at Navajo Department of Natural Resources Energy Summit at Twin Arrows Casino. This is a general session and it’s titled “Regulations & Future of Energy Development & the Influences AKA National Trends.” The presenter is USEPA Region 9. After this general session is RECAP/Moving the Navajo Nation Forward on Energy and its Natural Resources, […]
The Navajo Nation's Shifting Sands of Climate Change | Climate Central. Farmer Jonathan Yazzie said he used to grow corn, squash, zucchini, chiles and cantaloupe in northeast Arizona. But the drought has forced him to stop farming, at least for now. “The water is just not there no more,” he said. “We’re down to 15 […]
Interior Department Proposes to Keep Burning Dirty, Dangerous Coal at Four Corners Power Plant in New Mexico. Communities and power companies throughout the United States are moving away from coal power to avoid devastating climate change and other pollution dangers. Historic owners at Four Corners Power Plant are leaving, including Southern California Edison and El […]
Greetings Relatives/Frens, The Navajo Transit System will be up and running tomorrow and serving its more than 1,042 passengers, who are primarily students attending Navajo Technical University in Crownpoint, N.M., or Dine’ College in Tsaile, Ariz. I spoke with NTS Fleet Coordinator Harrison Smith late this afternoon at the NTS headquarters in Fort Defiance, Ariz., […]