Native Voices Speak

UDB & Bears Ears Coalition Release New Media Kit on Origins of Bears Ears National Monument & What's At Stake In anticipation of Interior Secretary Zinke's final report on the National Monuments "review," due this week, Utah Dine Bikeyah and the Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition have collaborated...

Video Statements From Tribal leaders and Members

In the wake of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s visit to Bears Ears National Monument on Tuesday, May 9th Utah Diné Bikéyah (UDB) leaders, top stakeholders in the effort to preserve Bears Ears National Monument, have issued video statements from members and elected leaders of local...

New Ads Promoting BENM!

Radio Ads began airing on Native American programs nationally and locally on January 2nd, 2017. In these ads, UDB thanks President Obama for creation of the Bears Ears National Monument in multiple languages and through six local radio stations across the Hopi, Navajo, and Ute...

UDB is 1st Utah recipient of ArtPlace America grant

Today, ArtPlace America announced that Utah Diné Bikéyah’s 'Traditional Arts of Bears Ears' project is one of 29 programs chosen, from almost 1,400 applications, to receive funding through its National Creative Placemaking Fund in 2016. Working in close collaboration with all local residents and the...

Monument boundary report presented

The Bears Ears Inter-Tribal Coalition, in partnership with Utah Diné Bikéyah,  presented to federal lawmakers the following comprehensive report on the boundary and lands comprising the proposed Bears Ears National Monument. The report details the cultural and natural resources within each area of the proposed monument,...