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Smith River Rancheria - 2003 Project

Project Overview
Tribe/Awardee: Smith River Rancheria
Location: Smith River, CA
Project Title: Energy Strategic Planning & Self-Sufficiency Project
Type of Application: First Steps (Planning)
DOE Grant Number: DE-FG36-03GO13115
Project Amounts:
DOE: $50,903
Awardee: $0
Total: $50,903
Project Status: Complete  More
Project Period
of Performance:
Start: September 2003
End: December 2004

Project Description

Implement a planning effort that addresses current and future energy needs and results in a long-term sustainable plan for energy self-sufficiency on the Rancheria. The Smith River Rancheria, located in northern Del Norte County, California about four miles south of the Oregon border on the Pacific Ocean, composes 184.4 acres. This effort is intended to promote energy self-sufficiency and assist in meeting the tribe's goal to preserve and protect the aboriginal territory of the Tolowa People.

Project Status

The project is complete. See the final report (PDF 2.8 MB). The October 2004 presentation (PDF 4.5 MB) provides additional information. Download Adobe Reader.

Project Contact

Jon Grant (707.487.9255)