Native Americans Speak Out Against Centennial Dam
Workshop at SYRCL's 2017 Wild and Scenic Film Festival Shelly Covert, Nevada City Rancheria Tribal Council Secretary and Spokesperson, leads this panel discussion about the impact dams have had historically on Native Tribes. The workshop includes discussion of the dangers of the proposed new dam on the Bear River.
Shelly is joined by: Judith Lowry, Native American Artist Wanda Batchelor, great-granddaughter of Chief Louis Kelly Clyde Prout, Nisenan Tribe Dr. Tanis Thorne, U.C. Irvine Caleb Dardick, Executive Director, South Yuba River Citizens League (SYRCL)
Produced by Tom Weistar. (1/15/2017) (run time: 1:23:22)