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The EPA Adhered to Tribal Consultation Policies for Pesticide Actions but Could Update Guidance to Enhance the Meaningful Involvement of Tribal Governments

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23-E-0037

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Inspector General conducted this evaluation to determine whether the EPA adhered to its tribal consultation policies during the development of:

  • The 2014 EPA Plan for the Federal Certification of Applicators of Restricted Use Pesticides within Indian Country.
  • The 2017 Certification of Pesticide Applicators rule revision.
  • The 2020 proposed revisions to the 2014 EPA Plan for the Federal Certification of Applicators of Restricted Use Pesticides within Indian Country.
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