WPIC Encourages Interior and Delegation to Ratify remaining Montana Water Compacts
At a committee hearing of the Montana State Legislature’s Water Policy Interim Committee this week, members of the committee voted to send a letter to Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke and members of Montana’s Congressional Delegation.
Guest Column: CSKT water compact outlasts false attacks
In the past few months, judicial and regulatory bodies alike have concluded that the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes Water Compact is unquestionably the best way to secure existing water rights for the use of future generations of Montanans.
CSKT Water Compact, Federal Settlement Legislation Completes First Step in Congressional Ratification Process
The CSKT Water Compact and the federal settlement legislation seeking to resolve the claims of the Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes against the federal government recently received its first hearing in the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.