Native support for Bears Ears is Strong

  Native support for Bears Ears is Strong in San Juan County, UT   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Sept. 21, 2016 Contact: Gavin Noyes - (801) 521-7398   In reaction to a press conference with Utah’s Governor Herbert and the Utah Congressional delegation, Utah Diné Bikéyah, a local Navajo non-profit organization from...

Obama Administration public hearing on Bears Ears

Departments of Interior, Agriculture Announce Public Hearing on Bears Ears National Monument in Bluff, UT, on July 16   Saturday, July 16 - 11AM - Bluff, UT Interior Secretary Sally Jewell & USDA Under Secretary Robert Bonnie visiting to hear from grassroots locals & tribal leaders about...

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=""...

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...

Willie Grayeyes responds to Commissioner Adams

Willie Grayeyes responds  to Commissioner Adams statement in the Deseret News ARTICLE explaining how broad and deep Native American support is for Bears Ears. Resolutions of support are listed on the Inter-Tribal Coalition’s website here  DOWNLOAD RESOLUTIONS OF SUPPORT...

Patagonia Inc.

The Patagonia corporation has been a strong supporter of the Bears Ears initiative and is featuring our conservation work in its May, 2015 climbing catalogue. In January Patagonia sent two huge boxes of Patagonia jackets that helped keep Utah Navajo community members warm and comfortable...