Video: The Cultural Significance of the Bears Ears

The Bears Ears have been at the center of controversy for more than a year now, both when President Obama designated the place as a national monument and when President Trump threatened to rescind that status. Despite that however, most American’s don’t know what makes the place special or even where it is exactly. This video helps to explain why the Bears Ears is such an important place, particularly for Native American’s living in Utah. Take a look at this wild place that is much more than just an outdoor destination for backpackers and campers.

Kraig Becker