Office of Environmental Management (EM) Tribal Programs

Type: 
Climate Programs
Organization: 
DOE, EM
Description: 

The Office of Environmental Management (EM) is involved in the cleanup of nuclear waste at nationwide sites and facilities. The waste, a result of the production of nuclear weapons, has affected sovereign Tribal nations located near these facilities. The Environmental Management program maintains cooperative agreements with Tribal nations to enhance their involvement in cleanup decisions while protecting relevant tribal rights and resources.

Category: 
Nuclear Waste, Restoration, Clean-up

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Status/Type: 
Program