The Emerging Voices of Tribal Perspectives in Water Resources webinar highlights papers from the April special issue on tribal waters in the Journal of Contemporary Water Research & Education (JCWRE). Karletta Chief of the University of Arizona is the issue editor. Dr. Chief will facilitate the webinar and provide an introduction.
Webinar #1 features two papers on tribal waters and climate change. First, Suhina Deol and Bonnie Colby will discuss their paper, “Tribal Economies: Water Settlements, Agriculture, and Gaming in the Western U.S.” Ryan Emanuel will follow with a talk on, “Climate Change in the Lumbee River Watershed and Potential Impacts on the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.”
Registration information will be available at http://www.ucowr.org/ soon.
Webinar #2 associated with this series is on May 23rd at 11 am CST.