Protecting the Environment

Keeping the environment safe for the community

General Assistance Program

We will promote environmental outreach, develop the environmental codes/ordinances and provide technical assistance.

106 Clean Water Act

Under section 106 of the CWA, the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe is able to design a water quality program according to the 106 Guidance. We implement and maintain a successful and effective Water Quality Program by using our skill set and data. We develop information that assists us in decision-making to help better protect our waters.

Brownfield Tribal Response Program

A brownfield is a property, the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant. It is estimated that there are more than 450,000 brownfield in the U.S.

Clean Air Act

The Clean Air Act is the federal law designed to make sure that all Americans have air that is safe to breath. Public health protection is the primary goal, though the law also seeks to protect our environment from damage caused by air pollution.