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Anishinaabe tribes work to save a fish significant to their culture and an important source of protein-
Native American tribes are working with researchers to determine why whitefish, an important source of protein, is declining.
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EPA wants Native American tribes to implement water quality standards equivalent to the Clean Water Act’s requirements-
The U.S. EPA proposes federal baseline water quality standards for lakes and streams on reservations.
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Under the deal, tribal fishers could use gillnets in more places to cope with declining whitefish populations.
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