From left: Environmental Protection Specialist Gilbert Pasqua, California Valley Miwok Tribe Vice Chairperson Anjelica Paulk and Chairperson Silvia Burley discuss the adverse impact of agricultural/residential activities upon the local environment and what can be done to help alleviate the issues.

The California Valley Miwok Tribe – with offices located at 10601 Escondido Place, Stockton, CA – was honored to host a visit from Gilbert Pasqua, an Environmental Protection Specialist from the Tribal Program Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

Mr. Pasqua updated the Tribe on environmental/clean air issues, as well as how the Tribe can become more involved in the central valley to help make a difference in enhancing the quality of the local environment for their community. The Tribe would like to thank Mr. Pasqua for his informative visit and thoroughness in addressing all of the Tribe’s concerns. For more information on the United States Environmental Protection Agency, please visit their official website.