Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
VISION: Preserving our culture by connecting our Tribal Citizens to their natural resources.
MISSION: To protect and restore the natural environment, and the health and welfare of the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community for present and future generations.
The Swinomish Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) staff, other departmental collaborators, and members of our oversight Environmental & Lands Committee. Our environmental protection functions include Environmental Science and Environmental Management.