Literature

Tribal leaders, scholars and others working with tribes on climate change issues are increasingly engaged in bringing tribal voices to academic literature, agency climate reports, and other publications to demonstrate the impacts of climate change on indigenous communities in the United States, and the measures tribes across the country are taking to address climate change. Abstracts and materials provided by the publications are included in the descriptions.

Publication Yearsort ascending Category Geography Website Post date
USGS. n.d. Model development for climate-driven impacts to berry resources in Alaska. n.d. berries, conservation, management, sustainability, planning, policy, projections Alaska Link 06/25/2017 - 19:33
United Nations. n.d. Special Rapporteur on the right to food. n.d. food justice, accessibility, resource allocation, availability, social justice, human rights International, Global Link 06/30/2017 - 11:23
OHA. n.d. Public Health Hazard: Vulnerability Assessment. n.d. climate change, natural disaster, human health, adaptation, mitigation, planning, policy, management, decison-making Oregon, Northwest, Pacific Northwest Link 09/18/2017 - 13:28
n.a. n.d. Climate and Health Fact Sheets. North Carolina Institute for Climate Studies. EPA n.d. climate change, human health, environmental health, air quality, wildfire risk, water quality, environmental justice, indigenous, disability, pregnancy, National Link 06/01/2017 - 20:31
Reuters. 2017. Indigenous people best custodians of threatened forests, studies show. 2017 climate change, deforestation, forestry, mitigation, adaptation, jurisdiction, restricted access, technical assistance, planning, policy, conservation, National, Global, International Link 04/19/2017 - 11:27
Morrow, Allison. 2017. Nisqually tribe won't fish chum after historic decision. King 5 News. 2017 climate change, conservation, fisheries, salmon, population, habitat, restoration, conservation, sustainability, marine, fisheries, subsistence, commercial, industrial, traditional foods Washignton State, Pacific Northwest, Nisqually Link 02/14/2017 - 11:54
Carmen, A., Borrero, R. 2017. IITC (International Indian Treaty Council) Urges US to Rescind Trump’s Recent Actions Due to Human Rights Issues. 2017 tribal rights, human health, cultural practice, spirituality, religion, sovereignty, self-determination, National, International, Untied States Link 07/05/2017 - 11:38
Lockwood, Devi. 2017. Ranchers and Tribes Unite Once Again to Fight the Keystone XL. yesmagazine.com 2017 climate change, pipeline, fossil fuels, pollution, environmental degradation, human health, water quality, legislation, capitalism Nebraska Link 06/05/2017 - 10:37
Sen, Basav. 2017. Trump's War on the Climate. 2017 climate change, federal court, resistance, social justice, climate justice, climate science, denial United States, National, Global Link 04/19/2017 - 11:30
Blackfeet Nation. 2017. Holistic Conservation is Not New to the Blackfeet Nation. 2017 climate change, stewardship, planning, management, adaptation, mitigation, TEK, Tradition, cultural practices Montana Link 08/15/2017 - 10:43
Javelosa, J., Norman, A. 2017. A River Was Just Granted the Same Legal Rights as a Human Being. 2017 tribal rights, sovereignty, self-determination, human health, community health, social justice, policy, New Zealand Link 07/05/2017 - 11:41
Richler, Jen. 2017. Indigenous beliefs. Nature.com 2017 climate change, TEK, traditional knowledge, Indigenous science, legislation, policy, planning, management Global Link 06/05/2017 - 10:40
Philippe. 2017. Food forests are helping these Native American reservations eat healthier. 2017 climate change, seasonal migration, food production, food justice, social justice, climate justice, human health, noncommunicable diseases, local, sustainable, diet, nutrition, education, access National Link 04/19/2017 - 11:33
Hill, D. 2017. Pope says indigenous people must have final say about their land. The Guardian. 2017 religion, catholicism, sovereignty, self-determination, stewardship, jurisdiction, policy International, Global Link 03/07/2017 - 12:19
n.a. 2017. Prof. Rebecca Tsosie: Current Issues in Intellectual Property Rights to Cultural Resources. Native American Rights Fund. 2017 United Nations, UNDRIP, Indigenous rights, intellectual property, TEK, cultural practices, traditions, legislation, policy International, Global, United States Link 08/15/2017 - 10:58
Hilleary, C. 2017. Native Americans Most At Risk From Impact of Climate Change. 2017 climate change, policy, demonstration, activism, social justice, indigenous rights, native rights, self-determination, sovereignty Global, International, United States Link 07/05/2017 - 11:49
Popkin, Gabriel. 2017. How Scientists And Indigenous Groups Can Team Up to Protect Forests and Climate. Smithsonianmag. 2017 climate change, conservation, sustainability, preservation, forest, water, adaptation, mitigation, interagency, South America, Wasington, D.C., United States, Central America, Global Link 06/05/2017 - 10:44
News Deeply. 2017. Executive Summary for March 10th. 2017 climate chagne, water health, water supply, drought, agriculture, resources, conservation, adaptation, mitigation, water rights California Link 04/19/2017 - 11:35
n.a. 2017. Climate change drove population decline in New World before Europeans arrived. Phys Org. 2017 climate change, climate science, ancient climate, colonization, settlement, past projections, North America, Minnesota, Great Plains, Midwest Link 03/07/2017 - 12:24
Dhillon, C.M., 2017. Using citizen science in environmental justice: participation and decision-making in a Southern California waste facility siting conflict. Local Environment, pp.1-18. 2017 climate change, planning, policy, management, zoning, development, waste programs, community, collaboration National, United States Link 08/15/2017 - 11:16
Popovich, N., Schlossberg, T. 2017. 23 Environmental Rules Rolled Back in Trump’s First 100 Days. 2017 climate change, Trump administration, environmentalism, deregulation, emissions, standards, pollution, greenhouse gas regulations, energy, fossil fuels United States, Global, International Link 07/05/2017 - 11:54
Lawler, J.H.; Bullock, R.C.L. 2017. A Case for Indigenous Community Forestry. Journal of Forestry. 115(2), 117-125. 2017 case study, community forestry, indigenous forestry, sustainability National Link 06/13/2017 - 09:27
Barrera, S. 2017. Cherokee playwright tackles love, climate change at Autry. 2017 playwright, theater, climate justice, climate change, court, law, legislation, planning, policy United States Link 04/19/2017 - 11:38
Grey, Eva. 2017. Arctic indigenous leaders speak up about the dangers of increased shipping. Ship-Technology. 2017 climate change, oceans, marine health, shipping, freight, oil freight, oil spills, pollution, fisheries, ecosystem, sustainability, conservation, preservation Alaska, Russia, Canada Link 03/07/2017 - 12:26
Lee, J.H., 2017. Improving Native American Tribes’ Voice in International Climate Change Negotiations. American Indian Law Journal, 5(2), p.7. 2017 climate change, adaptation, mitigation, Indigenous people, community resilience, food security, TEK, cultural resources, tradition, cultural genocide, environmental racism National, United States Link 08/15/2017 - 11:21
Matias, Cliff. 2017. Indigenous Peoples Lead DC Climate March. 2017 climate change, demonstration, activism, Native rights, human health, social justice, youth justice, Trump administration United States Link 07/05/2017 - 11:57
Whyte, K. 2017. Indigenous Climate Change & Climate Justice Teaching Materials & Advanced Bibliography. 2017 education, outreach, research, accessibility, planning, outreach International Link 06/13/2017 - 09:31
hennely, Bob. 2017. Dakota Pipeline protests come to Wall Street: Native American activists hope to pressure big banks to back off. 2017 climate change, trump administration, conspiracy, climate justice, legislation, protest, social justice Washington D.C., United States Link 04/19/2017 - 11:41
Marks-Block, Tony. 2017. Karuk Tribe, Forest Service and EcoAdapt Meet to Explore Climate Change Adaptation. North Coast. 2017 climate change, prescribed burning, controlled burn, fire management, wildfire, risk, assessment, management, conservation, sustainability, planning, policy California, Oregon, West Coast, Pacific Northwest Coast Link 03/07/2017 - 12:30
WHYTE, K. 2017. Way Beyond the Lifeboat: An Indigenous Allegory of Climate Justice. 2017 climate change, TEK, oral histories, Traditional knowledge, Oral transmission on knowledge, climate justice, social justice, community health, Indigenous science United States, International, Global Link 08/15/2017 - 11:25

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