Native American Religious Practices and Public Lands in the West

Event Date: Jan 21, 2009
Location: Wittemyer Courtroom, Wolf Law School

This evening highlighted the issues that arise when traditional and cultural land use issues come into conflict with non-religious and oftentimes profit-motivated uses of the land.

The program was presented by the Natural Resources and Environmental Law Section of the Boulder County Bar Association, together with the Center of the American West, in cooperation with the University of Colorado Law School.

Presenters:

Patty Limerick, moderator, Faculty Director of the Center of the American West, CU-Boulder

Steve Moore, Senior Staff Attorney, Native American Rights Fund

Robert W. Lawrence, Davis, Graham & Stubbs, LLP, Co-chair of the BCBA Natural Resources Section

LouAnn Jacobson, Manager, Canyons of the Ancients National Monument and Anasazi Heritage Center