Illegal Oil Leases Cancelled on Blackfeet Nation Sacred Land – Native News Online

BROWNING, MONTANA—The U.S. Department of the Interior Wednesday announced it would retire 15 of Devon Energy’s undeveloped oil leases in the Badger-Two Medicine region, a federally-recognized Traditional Cultural District encompassing 130,000 acres along Montana’s Rocky Mountain Front. The area is sacred to the Blackfeet Nation, containing many of the tribe’s traditional foods and medicines. It’s also home to the tribe’s creation story

Source: Illegal Oil Leases Cancelled on Blackfeet Nation Sacred Land – Native News Online

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