Tribal Consultation on Railroad Construction and Improvement Projects
||Dec 07, 2016
||1:00 PM (Wed) - 2:00 PM (Wed)
The webinar describes the increasing need to engage Native American tribes during environmental compliance when a railroad is being proposed for new construction, or when federal agencies are involved in approving or funding improvements. As exemplified by recent projects like the Dakota Access oil pipeline and railroad regulations such as Positive Train Control, it is important that tribal consultation be done well in order to avoid delays in implementation.
In this webinar, you will learn:
- Best practices in initiating consultation with Native American Tribes
- Current regulations and terminology related to tribal consultation
- Common mistakes to avoid while conducting a consultation