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We are RATES.

Rural and Tribal Environmental Solutions' (RATES) mission is to provide superior training and on-site technical assistance to underserved populations across the United States, ensure environmental equity to tribes and small rural communities, and assist those entities to empower themselves to create a healthy and prosperous environment.


Services in Montana include technical assistance, system mapping, leak detection, drought assessments and sampling assistance.

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Tribal EPA - REGION 8

Info on Circuit Rider services to specific Region 8 Tribes, technical assistance visits, and financial/managerial assistance no cost to tribes.

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RATES contracts with EPA to provide inspectional services in Wyoming. For all other regions, we travel and provide high quality training and assistance.

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