Location

University of Nevada Las Vegas, Student Recreation Wellness Center (SRWC) Room 1020

Start Date

10-4-2008 2:00 PM

End Date

10-4-2008 2:30 PM

Description

Abstract:

-Yucca Mountain: Extensive history of social-cultural studies

-No interaction on transportation

-Unsuccessful effort began in 1993 and ended in 1995

-DOE tribal policy was a very good start

-Restarted again in 2004-DOE invites tribes to TEC meeting

-Shape future interaction between DOE and other Tribes

-Tribes identify themselves as affected by DOE differently than DOE defines affected tribes

Keywords

Department of Energy; Native American; Nuclear waste; Tribes; Yucca Mountain

Disciplines

American Politics | Environmental Public Health | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Public Health | Sociology | Sociology of Culture

Language

English

Comments

12 PowerPoint slides & Biography

FDilger_Bio.pdf (6 kB)
Biography

 
Apr 10th, 2:00 PM Apr 10th, 2:30 PM

Tribes and Yucca Mountain: Native American forum on nuclear issues

University of Nevada Las Vegas, Student Recreation Wellness Center (SRWC) Room 1020

Abstract:

-Yucca Mountain: Extensive history of social-cultural studies

-No interaction on transportation

-Unsuccessful effort began in 1993 and ended in 1995

-DOE tribal policy was a very good start

-Restarted again in 2004-DOE invites tribes to TEC meeting

-Shape future interaction between DOE and other Tribes

-Tribes identify themselves as affected by DOE differently than DOE defines affected tribes