Battle Over Bears Ears

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Can Utah's diverse voices and interests find common ground?

At its heart, it’s a battle for homeland and sovereignty. Bears Ears, a remote section of land lined with red cliffs and filled with juniper, sage, is at the center of a fight over who has a say in how Western landscapes are protected and managed.

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About the Show

"Battle Over Bears Ears," a one-hour documentary produced by PBS Utah, explores the deep connections to place and the vast cultural divides that are fueling the fight over how to best manage and protect a region in Southern Utah dense with archeological and cultural significance. At its heart, it’s a battle for homeland and sovereignty.

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