Tribal Climate Camp (TCC)
July 30 – Aug 4, 2017
University of Washington, Pack Forest Conference Center, Eatonville, Washington
*TCC is organized through a collaboration of Tribal and Non-tribal partners
The Affiliated Tribes of Northwest Indians (ATNI), Institute for Tribal Government (ITG), United South and Eastern Tribes (USET), and the Department of the Interior’s (USDI) Northwest Climate Science Center (NW CSC) and Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) are collaborating to offer Tribal Climate Camp (TCC) to support teams of tribal leaders, climate change coordinators, planners, and program managers to build skills, gather information, and develop tribal policy needed to address climate change impacts.
|If you are interested in having a team attend this, or a future year’s camp, contact:
Don Sampson, ATNI Climate Change Project Coordinator [firstname.lastname@example.org] or
Steve Daley-Laursen, TCC Director [email@example.com]
If you are interested in learning more about TCC curriculum, contact:
Kyle Powys Whyte, Chair, TCC Program Committee [firstname.lastname@example.org]
If you have a question related to travel, location, or any other question, contact:
Arwen Bird, TCC Coordinators [email@example.com] or Peggy Harris [firstname.lastname@example.org]
|TTCC Goals and Objectives are based in understanding Native climate sensitivity
Native communities are among the most climate-sensitive groups within the Northwest, Southern and Eastern regions of the United States. Increasing the resilience of tribal governments and native communities is critical to prepare for future climate change scenarios.