EPA's Region 6 Office
Serving: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and 66 Tribal Nations
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Bureau of Indian Education conducted a seminar titled “Environmental Management for Bureau-Wide Schools” on September 21-23, 2010, at the National Indian Programs Training Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
The seminar focused on children’s health and environmental management at Bureau of Indian Education/Grant/Contract funded schools.
Presentation materials from the seminar are provided below. We hope that you find the materials to be informative and beneficial to your organization.
David Charlesworth, ACME Environmental Inc., Albuquerque, N.M.: Asbestos: Asbestos Hazardous Emergency Response Act (AHERA) and National Emissions Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) (33 pp, 2MB, About PDF)
Rose Duwyenie, Bureau of Indian Education: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act – Hazardous Waste Determinations (11 pp, 70K, About PDF)
Ryan Eberle, P.E., Kleinfelder, Tempe, AZ.: Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Plans (85 pp, 4MB, About PDF)
LCDR Chris P. Glime, P.E., Indian Health Service: Indian Health Service Sanitation Facilities Construction Program and Wastewater Lagoon Operation and Maintenance (25 pp, 2 MB, About PDF)
Chris Griffin, U.S. EPA: OAR Tribal Asthma and Housing Update: And Tribal IAQ - Learning, Sharing, and Networking (21 pp, 897K, About PDF)
Genevieve Henry and Jean Romancito, Bureau of Indian Affairs: Safe Drinking Water Program (28 pp, 2MB, About PDF)
Heather Himmelberger and Matt Ziegler, New Mexico Environmental Finance Center: The Safe Drinking Water Act: An Introduction and Brief History (70 pp, 2MB, About PDF)
Amir Ingram, U.S. EPA: Holding ‘Uncle Sam’ Accountable - EPA’s Federal Facility Compliance and Enforcement Program (20 pp, 946K, About PDF)
Geri Jaramillo, New Mexico Department of Health: Asthma Education Needed in Communities (11 pp, 89K, About PDF)
Stacy Murphy, EPA Region 6: Healthy School Environments - Finding Solutions with the IAQ Tools for Schools Framework (46 pp, 1 MB, About PDF)
Fact Sheet: How Does Indoor Air Quality Impact Student Health and Academic Performance? (2 pp, 711K, About PDF)