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MURPHYS– Screening of Documentary Film Cattle in the Sierra

February 24, 2019 @ 7:30 am9:00 am

Rasmussen Family at Duck Lake, 2018. Photo Credit: Julia Costello.

Rasmussen Family at Duck Lake, 2018. Photo Credit: Julia Costello.

MURPHYS– The public is invited to a documentary film Cattle in the Sierra, a presentation on the long history of cattle grazing in the Sierra Nevada.

Screening at Old School House, 65 Jones Street Murphys, CA 

Sunday, February 24

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm 

Refreshments will be served. Come and share your ranching stories.

Since Forest Preserves were established in the 1890s, the U.S. Government has increasingly sought to balance citizens’ rights to use these resources with their stewardship responsibility to protect these lands from degradation. This short documentary presents current controversies over high-country grazing and hopes for a future resolution. 

Brought to you by Murhpys Old Timers Museum

This project is supported by California Humanities through a Community Stories grant. 

Details

Date:
February 24, 2019
Time:
7:30 am – 9:00 am

Venue

Old School House
65 Jones St
Murphys, CA 95247
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