Environmental Department2019-09-11T10:04:42-08:00

Environmental Video

By Kamal Lindoff – Environmental & Transportation Director

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Environmental Goals

Protecting, addressing, and  achieving a clean environment, land and sea, and continuing a subsistence way of life for our council and Tribal membership, and future generations. 

Environmental Department

Programs

We manage the Indian General Assistance Program (IGAP) and Brownfield Tribal Response Program (STRP) under our environmental department

Environmental Protections Agency (EPA)

Quick Links

IGAP WEBSITE
STRP BROWNFIELD WEBSITE
DIA STRP SITE INVENTORY
STRP SITE INVENTORY MAP
DIA STRP PUBLIC RECORD

BROWNFIELD STRP SAMPLING PROJECTS 

We have completed soil and tissue sampling projects at Sandy Beach, Taku Inlet and Sheep Creek area to determine the levels of heavy metal contamination from historical mines

Quick Links

STRP SAMPLING PROJECT BOOKLET
Department of Health & Human Services (ATSDR) letter to request action Sandy Beach
Department of Health & Human Services (ATSDR) letter in-depth evaluation plan Sandy Beach

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

Addressing the environmental issues of concern within our territory. In the interest of the DIA, their council and tribal membership, and future generations.

Taking action to address our long-term vision of achieving a clean environment, land and sea, and continuing a subsistence way of life. 

Addressing concerns with contamination from historic, current and future mining efforts,  derelict fishing gear in the Taku River and contamination from the Juneau Landfill into  Gastineau channel. Work with the Taku First Nations to address Salmon Resiliency within the Taku. Identifying and protecting sacred sites within our traditional and historical territory. 

Learn Our Goals

NOAA Marine Debris Project 

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR PROGRAMS

Video Showcase

DIA ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS

STRP SAMPLING PROJECT BOOKLET
MARINE DEBRIS PROJECT BOOKLET

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