Klamath pine forest

Turtle Island

Building partnerships and supporting Indigenous-led policy

What we know

20%

of Turtle Island is stewarded by Indigenous peoples

2%

of the total population are Indigenous peoples

200K

buffalo total live across Turtle Island in thriving herds

Why it's important

Nia Tero has an emerging strategy in Turtle Island, with commitments across the West Coast and embedded as part of our Storytelling strategy.

Related stories from Turtle Island

Delve into highlights and stories from our Turtle Island programs and partnerships.

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Portrait of a women using chisel to do wood work on a round block

films

Pacific Northwest Art Fellow - Jennifer Angaiak Wood (Yup'ik)

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Siff and Nia Tero Present Cinedigenous Summer Film Series

articles

Nia Tero and SIFF Present the cINeDIGENOUS Summer Film Series

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Woman taking video of another painting a brick wall

podcasts

ᏙᎯ (Tohi)

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