Protect Bears Ears

Protect Bears Ears

Help ensure the new administration meets with and listens to Tribes!

Congressman Ryan Zinke of Montana has been nominated to serve as the next Secretary of the Interior. Already, Utah politicians are pushing him to come to Utah and try to reduce or undo protections for Bears Ears National Monument. It is imperative that Secretary-designate Zinke meets with Tribes when he visits Bears Ears to hear directly from Native American people why protection for this sacred ancestral landscape is so important.

Lend your voice! Ask Secretary Zinke to Honor Tribes, Honor Bears Ears

Help ensure the new administration meets with and listens to Tribes!

Congressman Ryan Zinke of Montana has been nominated to serve as the next Secretary of the Interior. Already, Utah politicians are pushing him to come to Utah and try to reduce or undo protections for Bears Ears National Monument. It is imperative that Secretary-designate Zinke meets with Tribes when he visits Bears Ears to hear directly from Native American people why protection for this sacred ancestral landscape is so important.

Lend your voice! Ask Secretary Zinke to Honor Tribes, Honor Bears Ears

Please Ask Your Senators to Defend Bears Ears!

President Obama has proclaimed Bears Ears as America’s newest national monument. 

This protection is 110 years in the making. For the first time since the Antiquities Act was passed in 1906, Tribes joined together and asked the President to declare a Monument on their behalf, and to give them a say in the management of the landscape.

The new monument will celebrate Native American relationships to the land, and ...

President Obama has proclaimed Bears Ears as America’s newest national monument. 

This protection is 110 years in the making. For the first time since the Antiquities Act was passed in 1906, Tribes joined together and asked the President to declare a Monument on their behalf, and to give them a say in the management of the landscape.

The new monument will celebrate Native American relationships to the land, and preserve indigenous traditional access while remaining open for all Americans. Its proclamation is a tremendous step toward healing past injustices suffered by Tribes.

But there are some Utah politicians who want to see Bears Ears National Monument undone. Please take a moment to tell your Senator that you support Bears Ears National Monument and want to see it protected forever!

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