A Diné River Guide’s Relationship to Water

Diné river guide Colleen Cooley grew up in Shonto, Arizona, and has always had a deep connection to the San Juan River. As one of the river’s only certified Indigenous guides, she acts as an interpreter for her community, which faces immense challenges accessing water. Water Flows Together, from Spruce Tone Films and American Rivers, explores the intersection of water resources for consumption and recreation. 

Original source: https://www.outsideonline.com/2415558/dine-river-guide-water-access-native-lands?utm_campaign=rss&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=xmlfeed

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