5681 S. 630 Rd.
P.O. Box 765
Ph: (918) 542-1853
Fx: (918) 540-2885
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00am - 4:00pm
The Quapaw Tribe Environmental Office is concerned about your health and safety. Below are links to information to keep you safe through the upcoming cold winter months, especially if you heat with natural gas, a wood burning stove, or fireplace.
The mission of the Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma Environmental Department is to protect human health, the environment, and the cultural heritage of the Quapaw people through applying scientific methods in understanding impacts to our natural world.
The Environmental Department can provide Tribal members with information regarding water quality, air quality, illegal solid waste dumps, recycling, Tar Creek site issues (including some chat sales information), and other environmental issues affecting Quapaw Tribal lands and Northeast Ottawa County.
EPA Lead Yard Clean Up
The last chance residents of Ottawa County residents for EPA lead yard clean up has been announced. The EPA will complete its final efforts and plans for the remaining residential yard cleanup with the main focus on chat driveways and alleyways located within Ottawa County in the next few months.
Information and contact numbers are listed on the EPA Yard Clean Up
Tribal Energy Program Summer Internship
The Tribal Energy Program promotes tribal energy sufficiency, economic development and employment on tribal lands through the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies. The Summer Internship Program will be held at the Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Eligible students should be current college upper-classmen and graduate students who are familiar with Native American culture and tribal issues. Students must be US citizens and a Native American member of a recognized federally recognized tribe. For more information and to apply, complete this application