Welcome to the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals

"ITEP strengthens tribal capacity and sovereignty in environmental and natural resource management through culturally relevant education, research, partnerships and policy-based services."

ITEP Climate Change:

Adapting to Change

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2016 Tribal Exchange Network Conference:

February 9-10, 2016 (pre-conference sessions on Feb 8); Albuquerque, New Mexico
This Conference provides tribes, and those working with tribes, an opportunity to meet, share, and learn about current initiatives, funding, and technical topics related to the Exchange Network.
Registration is now open and tribal scholarships are available.

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ITEP Trainings:

Feb 9-12: AIAQTP - Air Quality Comp

Feb 22-26: WASTE - 40hr HAZWOPER

Mar 14-18: AIAQTP - Air Pollution Tech

Mar 15-17: WASTE - Composting Strategies

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Virgil Masayesva Tribal Air Programs Excellence Award:

Virgil Masayesva was the Director of the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals at Northern Arizona University from its inception until his passing in 2005. Virgil is commemorated for his leadership, dedication, innovation and commitment to the support of tribal air programs; their creation, development, advancement and ultimate success in promoting tribal sovereignty, tribal culture and tribal environmental protection. This award was developed to recognize and perpetuate continuing contributions to that legacy.

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Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals
PO Box 15004 Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5004
928/523-9555 Fax: 928/523-1266