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Washoe Tribe scientists discuss using traditional knowledge to mitigate wildfire risk and restore Tahoe’s Meeks Meadow

by Nevada State News
Conifers encroach on Meeks Meadow, sucking up water and lowering the groundwater table, making less moisture available for culturally significant plants. Photo by Rhiana Jones.