Native American leaders say Chaco prayers being answered

This Nov. 22, 2021 image shows Hopi Vice Chairman Clark Tenakhongva talking about his tribe's connections to Chaco Culture National Historical Park in northwestern New Mexico. Some tribes in the Southwest are celebrating the recent announcement by U.S. Interior Secretary Deb Haaland that her agency will begin the process to withdrawal federal land holdings near the park from oil and gas development for 20 years.