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Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

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College of Law
University of Idaho
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Moscow, ID 83844-2321


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Native American Law Conference

Tribal Stewardship of Plant and Food Sovereignty

Monday, March 30, 2015
University of Idaho College of Law
Menard Building Courtroom
Moscow, Idaho

Speakers will discuss contemporary topics including: Protection of Tribal Cultural Property, Tribal Perspectives on the Legalization of Marijuana, and Best Practices for Tribal Research Protocols. Tribal Stewardship topics will include presentations on the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, the Kootenai Tribe and the Operation of the Coeur d’Alene Tribal Farm.


Time Event
8:00 Registration opens
9:00 Welcome
9:15 Protection of Tribal Cultural Knowledge
10:15 Best Practices from the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes on Tribal Stewardship, Forestry and Habitat Preservation
11:15 Break (10 minutes)
11:25 Tribal Perspectives on the Legalization of Marijuana
12:25 Lunch on your own
1:15 Colville Confederated Tribes: Tribal Research Protocols and
The Kootenai Tribe's Restoration of Fish, Forest and Wildlife Resources
2:15 The Effects of Arctic Climate Change on Subsistence Resources Important to Alaska Natives and
Tribal Traditional Food Sovereignty
3:15 Break (10 minutes)
3:25 USDA Partners with Native Americans and
The Operation of the Coeur d'Alene Tribal Farm
4:25 Closing Remarks

Registration Information

There is no charge to attend, but registration/RSVP is requested of all attendees.

Late registration is available the day of the conference beginning at 8:00 a.m.

CLE Credits

CLE applications for Idaho and Washington are planned for the conference.  Charges for CLEs are to be determined. 

Cancellation and Refunds for CLE Credit

There is a $10 per person fee for cancelling CLE credits. No refunds for CLE fee after 30 days prior to the conference date; however, with prior notification you are welcome to send someone else in your place.


The building is located on Rayburn Street, with the nearest cross street being 6th Street. We recommend you park in lot 19 or 56 north of the building and enter on the ground floor.

Visitors can purchase a parking pass online for $2. With this pass, you are permitted to park in gold and red lots, as long as the space does not have a meter and is not marked as being special in anyway (for example reserved, delivery, service vehicle).

After parking, please proceed upstairs one floor to the lobby adjacent to the courtroom for check-in. All sessions will take place in the courtroom.

For More Information

Please contact Professor Angelique EagleWoman at .


Our remarkable sponsor for the Native Law Conference is James E. Rogers More