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Historically shortchanged, tribes would get conservation aid under bipartisan bill

WASHINGTON – The Walker River Paiute Tribe, located in Schurz, Nevada, is not bear country. But because of the wildfires ravaging California, these animals are escaping to new and safer habitats, some of which lie within Indian territory. The federal government historically has given comparatively little conservation funding to tribal lands, so suddenly having to […]