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High Desert Speaker Series: A Conversation with Warm Springs Tribal Elder Bruce Jim

High Desert Speaker Series: A Conversation with Warm Springs Tribal Elder Bruce Jim
3/27/2018 7:00 PM
Category: Nature / Cost: Free - limited space, registration required
10 Barrel Brewing Company Eastside Banquet Room
62950 Northeast 18th Street
Oregon Natural Desert Association (ONDA)
Lisa Foster
From important history and legends of his people to a discussion of ceded lands and treaty rights to restoration projects happening on tribal land today, Bruce’s talk will stitch past to present. Learn how Warm Springs tribal members are stewards of the land, fish, and wildlife across Oregon’s high desert and how ONDA collaborates with the Confederated Tribe of the Warm Springs on restoration work.

About the speaker:
Bruce Jim is of the Dock-Spus (Tukspush) people and is an elder of the Warm Springs Tribe. As a member of the Fish and Wildlife Committee of the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs and a board member of the Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission, he is actively involved in restoration and stewardship of wildlife habitat on the Warm Springs Reservation, on Warm Springs ceded lands and elsewhere in the John Day River basin and the high desert.

The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration is required. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with the speaker beginning at 7 p.m. For more information about this and other speakers in this series, visit


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