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Environmental Voices

Host: Marie Rock

The program features North Central Minnesota experts in 52 ten minute segments that are aired throughout the year. This program is in partnership with the Leech Lake Division of Resource Management, the Leech Lake Health Division, and local experts.

Land Use and Permitting

Levi Brown, Environmental Lands Director

Levi Brown explains the difference between tribal member land and fee land.


Land Leases

Levi Brown, Environmental Lands Director

Levi explains the type of leases available and how to apply for one.


Land Buy Back Program For Tribal Nations

Levi Brown, Environmental Lands Director

The Land Buy Back Program for Tribal Nations was designed to consolidate fractionalized interest on tribal allotment lands.


Tree Planting

Keith Karnes, LLBO DRM Forester

Keith Karns tells us how the foresters at LLBO DRM conduct restorative tree planing.


Gypsy Moth

Keith Karnes, LLBO DRM Forester

Expert commentary about the Gypsy Moth and how it slowly made its way to Minnesota.


Lymes Disease

Keith Karnes, LLBO DRM Forester

Expert commentary about Lymes Disease, where it comes from and how to protect yourself from it.


Septic Inspection

Shirley Nordrum, U of M Extension

Shirley Nordrum is a water expert and she tells us about Septic Inspection.


Food Program

Shirley Nordrum, U of M Extension

Shirley Nordrum tells us the Green Teams efforts to help feed families on the Leech Lake Reservation. 62% of families don’t have enough food to have 3 meals a day for an entire month.


Zinc Cadimum Sulfide Tesing on the Leech Lake Reservation

Shirley Nordrum, U of M Extension

Shirley Nordrum tells us about the governments testing of Zinc Cadimum Sulfide on the Leech Lake Reservation in the 1960’s.


Stewardship Guide to Leech Lake Lands

Shirley Nordrum, U of M Extension

Shirley Nordrum tells us how and why she created the Stewardship Guide for Leech Lake Lands.


How and Why Leech Lake Solid Waste Got Started

Shirley Nordrum, U of M Extension

Shirley Nordrum tells us how and why the Leech Lake Solid Waste Department was started.


Diesel: Why Do We Care About Diesel?

Brandy Toft, Air Quality Specialist

Expert commentary about Dieses and why we should care about Diesel.


Solar Energy

Brandy Toft, Air Quality Specialist

Expert commentary on Solar Energy.


Wind Energy

Brandy Toft, Air Quality Specialist

Expert commentary about Wind Energy. Brandy tells us about the wind sudies conducted on Leech Lake Reservation.


Mold

Brandy Toft, Air Quality Specialist

Expert commentary from an Air Quality Specialist about mold and the effects of mold.


Culture Camp

Shirley Nordrum



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Supported by funds from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.