Our Nation recognizes the sovereign status of Indian tribes. Within that context, Federal agencies operate within a government-to-government relationship with federally recognized Indian tribes. Properly involving Indian tribes is encouraged and requires a through understanding of Army tribal policy and guidelines. This section of the Web site provides basic information for involving Indian tribes and links to additional information, including specialized training opportunities.
The DoD’s Native American Environmental Tracking System (NAETS)
Guide on Consultation and Collaboration with Indian Tribal Governments and Public Participation of Indigenous Groups and Tribal Members in Environmental Decision Making - Prepared by the National Environmental Justice Advisory Council – Indigenous Peoples Subcommittee, a federal advisory committee to the U.S. EPA(PDF File)