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"I'm blown away out here": Bernhardt visits Chaco Culture NHP amid ongoing fight over O&G drilling

CHACO CULTURE NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK — Interior Secretary David Bernhardt expressed amazement as he walked through the rooms at Pueblo Bonito in Chaco Culture National Historical Park on May 28 accompanied by U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-NM.

“I’m blown away out here,” Bernhardt said as he walked along the walls of Pueblo Bonito.

Later, as a result of his visit, Bernhardt announced a leasing moratorium around the park:

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