Useful Links for Fish & Wildlife
Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission
“The Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission’s mission is to ensure a unified voice in the overall management of the fishery resources, and as managers, to protect reserved treaty rights through the exercise of the inherent sovereign powers of th…
Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission
The Great Lakes Indian Fish & Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC) is an inter-tribal, co-management agency committed to the implementation of off-reservation treaty rights on behalf of its eleven Ojibwe member tribes. Formed in 1984 and exercising authority
Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission
The Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission (NWIFC) is a natural resources management support service organization for 20 treaty Indian tribes in western Washington. Headquartered in Olympia, the NWIFC employs approximately 65 people with satellite offices in Burlington and Forks.
- Southwest Tribal Fisheries Commission
The Southwest Tribal Fisheries Commission is a group of 18 southwestern tribes and partners who share a common vision: to provide the technical skills and support needed to move individual tribal fisheries programs and projects from the conceptual phase to reality by assisting them with creating and facilitating inter-governmental and non-governmental partnerships, providing advocacy needed to obtain funding and support, providing tangible services in the form of technical assistance and equipment, and in collaboration with the Mescalero Tribal Fish Hatchery, providing low cost rainbow trout to stock tribal waters.