Indian Affairs | 1977

1977 Press Releases


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Interior Seeking Appeal of Ruling Denying Water to Pyramid Lake Tribe
Agreement Between Gila River Indians and Kennecott Copper Corporation Approved
Distribution Plan For Funds Awarded To Chippewas Being Published
Fort Mojave Judgment Fund Plan Announced
Little Named Superintendent at Okmulgee
Establishment of Crow Coal Negotiating Committee is Goal
Task Force Named to Study Reorganization of BIA
Klamath River Fishing Rights Hearing Schedule
Wisconsin Tribe Corrects Accounting Deficiencies
Representatives of BIA and NOAA added to Task Force on Salmon Fishing Controversy
Superintendent Appointed at Flathead Agency
Regulations for Employment Assistance, Vocational Training Being Revised
Interior Supports Eskimo Position on Whales
Gerard Takes Oath As Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs
Superintendent for BIA Horton, Kansas Agency Named
Gerard Asks Indians For Unified Policy Statement
Indian Coal Mining Regulations Published
Notice of Appeal Filed in Alaska Easement Cases
Naylor Named BIA Superintendent at Miami, OK
BLM Transfers Land for Navajo Irrigation Project
Interior Asks Justice Department to Begin Legal Action in Support of Land Claims of Catawba Indians in South Carolina
Indian Cemetery Placed on National Historic Register
Work Progressing on All-Indian Halftime Show at Redskin Game
Tippeconnic Named San Carolos Superintendent
BIA Education Official to Princeton for Year of Study
Interior Secretary Disapproves Tesuque Lease for Development Project
Andrus Approves Plan to Mine Crow Indian Coal in Montana
Review Period on Federal Recognition of Indian Tribes Extended
BIA Names Western Washington Agency Superintendent
Andrus Approves Renegotiated Navajo-El Paso Consolidation Coal Lease
Cannon Appointed by BIA at Fort Totten
BIA Names Uintah and Ouray Agency Superintendent
Comment Period Extended on Lower Carson-Lower Truckee Statement
Adams Made Superintendent at Sisseton
Environmental Statement on Sangre DeCristo Development Lease Available
Interior Making Distribution of Delaware Funds
Andrus Hails Nomination of Forrest Gerard to be Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs
Andrus Announces Indian Affairs Appointments
Grand River Ottawa Enrollment Filing Period Extended
Battese Named Anadarko Agency Superintendent
Interior Asks Dept. of Justice to Bring Suits in Support of Indian Claims in New York State
Andrus calls for Renegotiation of Navajo Coal Lease
Pine Ridge Reservation Benefits from Excess Land Transfer
Palm Springs Zoning Decision Announced
Eight Indian Tribes to Have Extra Day of Salmon Fishing Each Week Under Long Standing Treaty Rights Interior Says
Proposed Regulations on Federal Recognition of Indian Groups are Being Published
Interior Plans September 15 Distribution of Delaware Funds
Final EIS on Plan to Mine Crow Indian Coal in Montana
Flandreau Indian School Superintendent is Named
Review Period for Tribal Water Code Regulations Extended Again
Regulations Define Indian for Purposes of Employment Preference
Department Adopts Environmental Regulations of Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe
Under Secretary Joseph Says Indian Affairs are Now Major Interior Priority
Environmental Statement on Navajo Coal Mining Project is Available
1977 American Indian Calendar Published
Barber Appointed To Mescalero Post
Regulations on BIA Role in Former Joint Use Area are Published
Dan McDonald, BIA Program Director, Dies
Drought Relief Regulations for Indian Rights Published
Manydeeds Named Superintendent at Great Lakes Agency
Opportunity to Use Resources Essential for Indian Tribes, Solicitor Krulitz Declares
Seneca Judgment Plan Is Being Published
Indian Commissioner Extends Time for Comment on Tribal Water Code Regulations
Andrus Moves to Save Spring Salmon Run in Pacific Northwest
Crows Meet With Interior Under Secretary
Proposed Regulations Governing Mineral Development on Indian Lands are Published
Justice, Commerce and Interior Focus on Washington State Salmon Fishing Controversy
Interior Secretary Neutral on Recommended Move of Indian Affairs from Department
Indian Educator Cited for Distinguished Career Achievements
Unit Awards to BIA Education Center Groups
Rumsey Appointed BIA Wewoka Agency Head
Regulations on Tribal Water Codes Published
McCabe Named for San Carlos
Three Named to Top Positions in New Self-Determination Services Division
Dotson Named Navajo Area Education Director
Enrollment Regulations for Grand River Ottawa Indians are Published
Little Appointed BIA Portland Area Director
Spang Appointed to Wind River
U.S. Will Pursue Indian Land Claims in Maine
Interior Secretary Asks Tribal Leaders for Nominees for Indian Post
President Carter Visits BIA Offices, Expresses Concern About Indian Affairs
Better Libraries for Indian People Being Planned
Recommendations for Indian Education Programs Available for Review, Suggestions
Andrus Pledges Cooperation in Carryout Agreement on Allocation of Columbia River Fish Runs
Buffalohorn Appointed at Northern Cheyenne Agency
Dodge Named Navajo Area Director
Speaks Appointed Anadarko Area Director
Navajo-Exxon Uranium Agreement Approved
F.Y. 1978 BIA Request Submitted to Congress
Interior Secretary Approves Indian Tax, Zoning Laws
Draft Reports on Land Claims Litigation Provided by Maine Tribes
Kleppe Signs Decision on Crow Coal Leases