Welcome to the National Tribal Air Association!

Since its founding in 2002, the National Tribal Air Association has been a leading voice for Tribal air quality issues, programs, and policies. With over 110 principal member Tribes, the NTAA’s mission is to advance air quality management and policies and programs, consistent with the needs, interests, and unique legal status of American Indian Tribes and Alaskan Natives. Please explore our site and contact us if you have any questions or comments.

--Bill Thompson, Penobscot Nation Vice Chief and NTAA Executive Committee Chair

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us!

We are proud to present NTAA’s latest publications for your information and use!

  • NTAA has prepared a new Policy Response Kit for Tribes to use in submitting comments for consultation to the US Department of Justice on the Volkswagen “Clean Diesel” Marketing, Sales Practices, and Products Liability Litigation. The PRK can be found on NTAA’s website here that includes NTAA’s comments, a template letter Tribes can use to submit their own comments, a fact sheet, and links to the consent decree and DOJ’s consultation framing document.

  • NTAA has released a Policy Response Kit on EPA’s Proposed Clean Energy Incentive Program now open for public comment until November 1st.

  • The National Tribal Air Association held a webinar on the Volkswagen settlement for Clean Air Act violations on Thursday, August 18th, 2016. The webinar was held for Tribes to review NTAA and TAMS comments to the U.S Department of Justice that were recently submitted. Tribal consultation concludes on August 27th, so this webinar will help Tribes seeking to consult on this important $1.7 billion settlement, of which $50 million will be available to Tribes. You can view the webinar here.

  • The NTAA Indoor Air Quality Needs Assessment for Indian Country has been reopened!
    Click here to learn more.

  • Click here to visit the new EPA Air Trends Website and Interactive Map!