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Keep It Grand | 5:57

Episode 7: Revolution on the Reservation

November 9, 2015

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Our Climate

With the longest lasting drought in 1,000 years, rising temperatures, and overgrazing due to imposed land use permits; fertile ground in the Grand Canyon is rapidly turning to desert. Conservation groups and dedicated Navajo matriarchs banded together to take a stand against tourism development that would cause further damage, and won! But the developers are now regrouping … better keep our eyes on this story.


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American Rivers , Arizona , Climate Change , Colorado River , Drought , Escalade , Grand Canyon , Keep it Grand , Native American , Navajo , Save the Confluence

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