Slideshow: Tribal Lands Are Being Reborn

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Photos Of A Tribal Environmental Movement

In the August issue of National Geographic, Charles Bowden reports on a growing environmental movement among Native Americans. Bowdoin writes that "something remarkable is emerging in Indian country. Those whose lands were once taken from them, those once dominated, often brutally, by the U.S. government, are setting an example for how to steward the environment." As you can see in the slideshow below, the land these tribes are restoring is remarkable in its beauty.

This program aired on August 18, 2010. The audio for this program is not available.

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