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California tribe that lost 90% of land during Gold Rush to get site to serve as gateway to redwoods

Mar. 19, 2024 20:31 PM EDT

California's Yurok Tribe, which had 90% of its territory taken from it during the Gold Rush of the mid-1800s, will be getting a slice of its land back to serve as a new gateway to Redwood National and State Parks visited by 1 million people a year. The Yurok will be the first Native...