Thursday, April 25, 2013

NARF Staff Attorney Heather Whiteman-Runs-Him presents at California Tribal Water Summit


Earlier today NARF Staff Attorney Heather Whiteman-Runs-Him presented at the 2013 California Tribal Water Summit in Sacramento.  The theme of the Summit was "California Indigenous Rights, Uses and Management of Water and Land: Leveraging the Strengths and Resources of Tribal, State and Federal Agencies Through Collaboration," and the event provided an opportunity for Tribal, State and Federal officials to develop a dialogue of mutual respect between agencies and tribes on water issues.  Heather’s talk was titled "Emerging Approaches to Asserting and Protecting Tribal Water Rights.”  For more information on the Summit, click here.