US to increase spending on tribal lands, protect sacred site in Nevada

US to increase spending on tribal lands, protect sacred site in Nevada

WASHINGTON, Nov 30 (Reuters) – The Biden administration will give Native American tribes more say in the management of federal lands and tribal lands as part of a plan that includes aid to tribes whose lands have been damaged by climate change, the White House said House Wednesday. President Joe Biden and other administration officials … Read more

To save salmon, the US approves the largest dam removal in history

To save salmon, the US approves the largest dam removal in history

Nov 17 (Reuters) – A U.S. agency seeking to restore habitat for endangered fish on Thursday gave final approval to take down four dams straddling the California-Oregon border, the largest dam-removal effort in U.S. history. Dam removal is expected to improve the health of the Klamath River, the route that Chinook salmon and endangered coho … Read more