Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, center, speaks about protecting sacred and historical sites during a gathering Thursday, March 21, 2019, in Acoma Pueblo, about 60 miles west of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to prevent oil and gas exploration around Chaco Culture National Historical Park. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)
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Native American leaders are banding together to pressure U.S. officials to ban oil and gas exploration around a sacred tribal site that features massive stone structures and other remnants of an ancient civilization but are facing the Trump administration’s pro-drilling stance.