UTL Pass a Joint Resolution in Support of Bears Ears

The Utah Tribal Leaders association (UTL) voted on and passed a formal joint resolution of support in favor of Bears Ears National Monument yesterday. The Chairman from seven of Utah’s eight Tribes discussed and voted on the resolution during UTL’s monthly meeting, which was held...

Fake Letters

Three fake letters were posted at gas stations and post offices yesterday in San Juan County. These letters impersonated Albert Holiday, UDB, and Secretary Jewel and are intended to scare, anger, and confuse local Native Americans who support Bears Ears. [vc_separator type="transparent" position="left" color="" border_style="dashed" width=""...

Community Meeting in Salt Lake City

Wednesday, June 1st at 6 PM LOCATION: Urban Indian Center 120 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115 Join UDB for an informational community meeting about the Bears Ears National Monument proposal - Wed, June 1st from 6:00-8:30pm at the Urban Indian Center - 120 1300 South Salt Lake...

Huffington Post weighs in on Bears Ears

An Indigenous Vision: The Bears Ears National Monument - Former Colorado BLM State Director Ann Morgan penned this May 2 editorial for Huffington Post, strongly supporting tribally led designation of Bears Ears. She notes, "The proposal for the monument was developed by a grass-roots nonprofit known...

Be Heard at the Utah State Capitol!

Be Heard on Bears Ears - Wed. April 20 @ 9am - Utah State Capitol Bears Ears needs YOU! Join UDB and other Bears Ears supporters at the state capitol in SLC on Wed AM. The UT Legislature's 'Commission for the Stewardship of Public Lands' will...

Community Meeting Schedule

Join us to hear updates & discuss the Bears Ears National Monument Date Time Location Friday April 15th 9:00 AM NaaTsisAan (Navajo Mountain) Thursday April 28th 4:30 PM Towaoc-UMU Community Center Saturday April 30th 10:00 AM White Rocks Community Friday May 13th 9:00 AM Kayenta Chapter Saturday May 14th 9:00 AM Red Mesa Chapter July 15th - 17th All Day Bears Ears Summer Gathering   FREE COMMUNITY EVENT...

Oljato Chapter in favor of Bears Ears Designation

The Oljato Chapter of the Navajo Nation re-affirmed its Bears ears resolution of support on Sunday, November 8th by vote. 40 Chapter House members were in favor of Bears Ears being designated, zero were against, and zero abstained. Despite media reports to the contrary, Tribes and...