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Protecting The Ancestral Homelands of the Bears Ears

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A coalition of Native American tribes have come together in an effort to conserve the Bears Ears cultural landscape in southeast Utah. KSJD's Tom Yoder talks with Ute Mountain Ute Tribe councilwoman Regina Lopez-Whiteskunk about why this place is of special importance to area tribes, why it needs protection, and the effort to create the Bears Ears National Monument.

More on the Bears Ears Inter-tribal Coalition is on their website: www.bearsearscoalition.org

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