Northwest tribes http://nwpr.org en Taking Back Power: Tribes Vie For Control Of Hydro Dams http://nwpr.org/post/taking-back-power-tribes-vie-control-hydro-dams <p></p><p>The Columbia River hydropower system is full of dams that were built over the strenuous objections of Northwest tribes. Now, two of these old projects are changing ownership -- one in Western Montana and another in central Oregon. And it’s the tribes that were once powerless to stop them, that are becoming the new managers.</p><p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:24:30 +0000 Anna King 32653 at http://nwpr.org Taking Back Power: Tribes Vie For Control Of Hydro Dams Northwest Tribes Say "No Short Cuts" For Coal Export Projects http://nwpr.org/post/northwest-tribes-say-no-short-cuts-coal-export-projects <p>At a convention today Thursday, tribes from around the Northwest released a joint statement calling for a full environmental analysis of five proposed coal export terminals in Oregon and Washington. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 13:17:35 +0000 Ashley Ahearn 15931 at http://nwpr.org Northwest Tribes Say "No Short Cuts" For Coal Export Projects