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What We Do

Activities

  • Convene an Annual Timber Symposium to explore problems and solutions to current issues confronting Indian natural resource management. Each year a different tribe hosts the symposium. Participants experience first-hand the host tribe's approach to resolving problems and issues by viewing their operations and sharing perspectives with other resource management professionals.

  • Offer training sessions to Indian resource managers and tribal officials on various topics

  • Monitor current natural resource management-related legislative, administrative and legal issues of importance to tribal communities

  • Award annually Truman D. Picard Scholarships to outstanding students studying natural resousrces, and the Earle R. Wilcox Memorial Awards for excellence in Indian natural resource management.