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"I told them the local peoples — the Navajos and Utes — have been doing the best we can to protect the sacred sites left behind by their people, but that it is becoming very difficult. Rooms are desecrated. Pot hunters have come and taken most of the pottery, and ruins are being destroyed every day. ... This is their homeland, and they need to help us find a way to protect it.
- Salt Lake Tribune

On The Bookshelf
Barbara Theroux reviews three books that deal with water in the West


Mountain West Perspectives
Montana's two-year colleges revamp education to meet changing workplace demands


A Look Ahead
April 29-30: Asia-Montana Energy Summit, University of Montana, Missoula

Mountain West Voices
Hear weekly stories from the Rocky Mountain West as gathered by Clay Scott

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