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We are of the Earth. The Earth is the source of life to be protected, not merely a resource to be exploited. Our ancestors’ remains lie within her. Water is her lifeblood. We are dependent upon her for our shelter and our sustenance.

The Mystic Lake Declaration: Indigenous Perspectives and Solutions, 2009

Hopi Message to the United Nations General Assembly - Statement by Thomas Banyacya, Thomas Banyacya, 1992

Message from Chief Arvol Looking Horse of the Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota Nation, Chief Arvol, 2006

“The Mystic Lake Declaration: Indigenous Perspectives and Solutions”, Native Peoples Native Homelands Climate Change Workshop II, 2009

Joint Collective Statement -Indigenous people’s rights and safeguards in projects related to REDD, Indigenous Environmental Network, 2013

National Congress of American Indians on Climate Change, National Congress of American Indians

Indigenous Elders And Medicine Peoples Council Statement at United Nations Convention on Climate Change (COP21 Paris, France), Indigenous Elders And Medicine Peoples Council Statement at United Nations Convention, 2015

Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Association letter to President Barack Obama concerning the Keystone XL pipeline, GPTCA, 2015

Indigenous Environmental Network and Alaska Native REDOIL Respond to Obama- Trudeau Joint Statement on Climate Change, Indigenous Environmental Network, Alaska Native Redoil, 2016

Joint Statement on the US Army Corps of Engineers’ Approval of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline, Indigenous Environmental Network, 2017

Indigenous Environmental Network On Exit From Paris Agreement, Indigenous Environmental Network, 2017

Tribes Sign on to Climate Accord after Pres. Trump Withdraws - 2017, Indian Country Today, 2017

Statements from Indigenous Traditions for COP 23 (and previous), International Indigenous Peoples Forum, 2017

Vision Statement of the First Nations Environmental Network, First Nations Environmental Network, 2017

“Native Energy and Climate” - Indigenous Environmental Network, Indigenous Environmental Network

Indigenous Traditions and Ecology , John A. Grim

“The Mystic Lake Declaration: Indigenous Perspectives and Solutions”, 2009