Round Valley Indian Tribes

A Sovereign Nation of Confederated Tribes
Tribal Territory Since Time Began

There are four main components of the Natural Resources Program, which consist of (in no particular order):

It is our overall goal to maintain and protect our Natural Resources,
be good stewards of the land, and maintain cultural and spiritual well-being with the land.

Department Location & Hours

The Natural Resources Department is located at 77600 Covelo Road, Covelo, CA
on the Round Valley Indian Reservation.

The Natural Resources Department is open Monday thru Friday:
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.and is closed for Holidays & Tribal Administrative Leave.

Department Staff & Contact Information

Phone Number: (707) 983-8341
Fax: (707) 983-8342
Email: nrd@rvit.org

Natural Resources Department Staff
NameTitleE-mail
Mr. Fredrick BurrowsInterim Managerfburrows@rvit.org
Ms. Toni BettegaSecretarytbettega@rvit.org
Ms. Kerra StillwellOffice Assistant-
Mr. Lloyd HoaglenRange Technician-
Mr. Clayton Mitchell, Sr.Natural Resources Tech/Equipment Operatorcmitchell@rvit.org
Mr. Neil Britton, Sr.Natural Resources Technician-
Mr. Walter Feather, Jr.Fire Prevention Technicianwfeatherfpt@rvit.org
Mr. Daniel MooreFire Prevention Techniciandmoorefpt@rvit.org
Mr. Timothy CardNatural Resources Tecnician-
Mr. Robert AzbillNatural Resources Technician-
Mr. Jason CookNatural Resources Tech/Heavy Equipment Operator-
Mr. Leonard TuttleNatural Resources Tech/Heavy Equipment Operator-
Mr. Gabriel MerrifieldHeavy Equipment Operator-
Mr. Stanford BrittonHeavy Equipment Operator-

The Natural Resources Department also employs up to ten temporary employees during the year. Currently, new positions were hired for the Fire Prevention Program, Fuels Program and Agriculture Program.

Wood Cutting Permits are required on the Round Valley Indian Reservation. A wood cutting permit may be obtained at the Natural Resources Department during office hours. Wood cut by Tribal Members on Reservation Land is for personal use only and not to be sold.

Burn Permits will also be enforced soon, please contact the Fire Prevention Technicians for more information.



Last modified: March 26 2014.