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New report summarizes climate considerations on Navajo Nation lands

9 Apr 2014, Univ of Colorado

'It’s not only that the Navajo Nation is facing serious climate challenges,' said report lead author Julie Nania with the Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources, Energy and the Environment at CU-Boulder. 'It’s also that in some cases, they may be vulnerable to climate-related impacts, for example, because many people run livestock'....


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