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Register by May 11, 2018.
'Land Acquisition I' is an online course that serves as an introduction to tribal land acquisitions, exploring such topics as land appraisals, record keeping, fee-to-trust, negotiations and the environment. Students will also receive a brief history of Native land issues. Students completing this course will demonstrate a basic understanding of tribal land acquisition, as well as how their specific tribal history fits within the broader context of Native land tenure history. This course is part of the Tribal Land Office Professionals Certification Program, a total of 12 courses that are designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of tribal land staff throughout Indian Country. Learn more
Are you interested in presenting at the 8th Tribal Land Staff National Conference to be held April 10-12, 2018 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino? The conference will offer 27 sessions speaking to important issues facing tribal land professionals. The theme for 2018 is: Adapting Land Management Practices In A Changing Environment
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Assistant Secretary of Indian Affairs Kevin K. Washburn announced on December 18, 2014 a final rule that will allow the Department of the Interior to accept land into trust for federally recognized Alaska tribes. For more information and to read the press release as well as the final rule, visit the Indian Land Forum. Must have an account and be logged in to access content.
Scholarships available for Professional Land Surveyor (PLS) or Land Surveyor in Training (LSIT) to earn CFedS certification. Five scholarships are being offered, valued at $1,200 each, to cover the costs of the CFedS training material, comprised of video lectures, exercises, web problems and web courses, a pre-printed Study Guide, as well as related fees for examination and certification. For more information and to apply, click here.
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The Indian Land Forum was developed to provide a secure place for tribal land professionals to share resources, discuss relevant topics and network with their peers throughout Indian Country.