Environmental Services Department


Protecting the natural resources and improving the social, economic, and environmental well-being of the Elk Valley Rancheria is the mission of the Environmental Services Department. Through the administration of numerous Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) grants, the Department is responsible for surface and groundwater monitoring, stormwater management, wildlife observation, solid waste management recycling and composting, invasive species management environmental response and indoor air quality. Environmental Services collaborates with other Tribal departments as well including wetland monitoring, drone mapping, and museum artifact preservation.