Natural Resources

MITSC and Natural Resources

One of the roles played by MITSC is to monitor any environmental issues that impact or could potentially impact tribal communities in Maine.

In addition to promulgating fishing rules and regulations over waters where it has authority, MITSC is tasked with making recommendations about fish and wildlife policies on non-Indian lands in order to protect fish or wildlife stocks on land and water subject to regulations by the Tribes or the commission.

Some of the issues we are currently following include: