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Todd A. Mitchell, swəlítub, a Swinomish Tribal citizen, is the Environmental Director of the Swinomish Department of Environmental Protection with the Swinomish Tribal Community. Mr. Mitchell’s work while employed by the Tribe has been focused on the protection and enhancement of the Tribe’s water resources and water-dependent natural resources. This work includes research activities in traditional ecological knowledge and culturally used wetland plants, tidelands, surface water, groundwater, salmon habitat research, and restoration projects to advance Tribal natural resource goals. Todd initiated the Tribe’s ongoing ‘Between Two Worlds’ Indigenous Science High School class to teach Tribal youth about the science DEP the Tribe is engaged in. Todd is also the artist who designed the logo for the Kukutali Preserve.

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