U.S. Lawmakers Work To Protect Native American Sites

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Published on April 9, 2019 - Duration: 00:45s

U.S. Lawmakers Work To Protect Native American Sites

On Tuesday New Mexico lawmakers introduced a bill to protect federal lands around the Chaco Canyon from drilling and mining.

Reuters reports that this is being done in attemp to permanently shield the Native American cultural site from recurring attempts at oil and gas leasing.

Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S.

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U.S. Lawmakers Work To Protect Native American Sites

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