On Monday December 5, the Kozmetsky Center will feature a lecture offered by Dr. Dianne Barton who is currently responsible for managing water quality, environmental toxics, and regulatory processes at the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC).
Her lecture entitled “Native American Perspectives on Science, Spirituality, Nature, and the Environment” is scheduled for 12:00 noon – 1:00 PM in Mabee Ballroom A.
Dr. Barton helps restore fish in the ancestral homeland of the CRITFC tribes and also serves as Chair of the National Tribal Toxics Council (NTTC) which advocates for tribal interests in toxic policy decisions. Previously, Dr. Barton was a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She holds a Ph.D. in Geochemistry from the University of Arizona.
If you would like to read the Kozmetsky’s Information Sheet on Dr. Barton click the link below:
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