American Indians May Get Their Bison Back

From Indian Country this week: For years, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has tussled with the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Indian Reservation over the jurisdiction and management of the National Bison Range in northwestern Montana. But recently, the federal agency has signaled its support for legislation that would yield…

KivaSun Feeds Native American Communities

It always feels good to read when something positive is happening in Native communities, as the impact can have a tremendous effect on people’s futures. Now, if we could only figure a way to get our people off the Food Distribution programs to lead more independent lives (with healthier food options). I wonder if/when Whole…

Small Plan, Big Idea – The Native Way

Go Native Way! I was watching a fabulous 2-part documentary by Nebraska wildlife photographer Michael Forsberg where he examines up close the “wildness” of the states that make up the Plains region of the U.S. Fascinating stories woven together – watch them here: Episode 1 : A Long Hard Struggle Aired: 09/03/13Expires: 09/03/16Rating: TV-PG “This…