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From Home to Headwaters

FROM HOME TO HEADWATERS By Nina Gordon-Kirsch Photo by Theresa Martin, at Highland Lakes, Hungalelti-Washoe Land Roughly five years ago, a seed was planted in my chest that I had to walk to my headwaters (read more here from a previous WW newsletter) and use the journey to

Walking to the headwaters

WALKING TO THE HEADWATERS By Julia Maryanska 5 years ago, water protector, high school teacher and former Walking Water collaborator, Nina Gordon-Kirsch received a vision that she was meant to walk her waters – from the end use of her home in Oakland to the Headwaters. This Summer, she has

Visions for Water Justice

VISIONS FOR WATER JUSTICE By Dr. Sophia Borgias What would water justice look like in a region known for its history of injustice? This was a question I posed to more than two dozen individuals who have dedicated themselves to water issues in the Owens and Mono basins. These were

Thoughts on Pilgrimage

THOUGHTS ON PILGRIMAGE By Justine Epstein and Kate Bunney Humans have the capacity for generosity and destruction. What do we humans ideally want for ourselves, each other and our shared planet? How might generosity be encouraged and the capacity for destruction be acknowledged as part of our collective healing?  We

Gifts for Wounded Waters

GIFTS FOR WOUNDED WATERS By Trebbe Johnson Lisa Chipkin loved the ocean—and for years she had been avoiding it. Although her California home was just a few miles from the Pacific coast, the ocean made her sad. She had stopped eating fish after she learned about the mercury and other

Making Reflection …

MAKING REFLECTION ... By Emmett Brennan Six years ago I walked 200 miles through Payahuunadu (the Owens Valley, Eastern Sierras, California). I was participating in the second year of Walking Water. What a reverent group that was! Such a deep and shared care for water. I ended up learning a lot

Testimony of Kathy Bancroft

TESTIMONY OF KATHY BANCROFT BEFORE THE ENERGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES SUBCOMMITTEE OF HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES OVERSIGHT HEARING ON MINING REFORM By Kathy Bancroft Mr. Chairman, Ranking Member, and Members of the Subcommittee, Nüümü yadoha Thank you for the opportunity to testify about reforms to the Federal Government’s mining laws and

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