Public Lands Traditional Gathering Policy Finalized

Kalt, Jennifer
July 2007
News from Native California;Summer2007, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p7
The article focuses on the Interagency Traditional Gathering Policy, which guarantees that American Indian gatherers and basketweavers in California have access to materials on lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). The article traces the history of the California Indian Basketweavers Association's (CIBA) attempt to establish public land access to basketweavers and discusses the details of the agreement.


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