Project Title & Description
Swinomish Indian Tribal Community - Tribal Response Program (TRP) 2014/2015 - Year 8
The long term goal of the Swinomish Tribal Response Program is to enable the Tribe to oversee assessment, cleanup and reuse or redevelopment of brownfields sites on Tribal lands to reduce the risk to Tribal member's health & the environment, protect natural & cultural resources, and facilitate economic & community development. The Tribe will continue to address the four elements of a response program and maintain their public record system. Grant funds will include support for recruitment, training, equipment, & coordination of tribal volunteers to provide a first response capability for oil spills in Reservation waters.