Oglala Sioux Tribe Won't Help Army Corps' DAPL Review

By Diamond Naga Siu (October 12, 2021, 7:50 PM EDT) -- The Oglala Sioux Tribe announced that it is no longer helping the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers create an environmental impact statement for the Dakota Access Pipeline, saying the contractor developing the review is biased in favor of the pipeline company.

Leaders of the Oglala Sioux Tribe, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe had sent a letter in September to the Army Corps, criticizing how the agency selected Environmental Resources Management to conduct the pipeline's environmental impact statement after it had filed two amicus briefs supporting the pipeline's easement.

The Oglala Sioux Tribe pulled out of the review...

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