Members of the Winnemem Wintu tribe visit Puberty Rock, one of the tribe’s sacred sites along the McCloud River near Lake Shasta. The rock would be drowned if Shasta Dam is raised.
Members of the Winnemem Wintu tribe visit Puberty Rock, one of the tribe’s sacred sites along the McCloud River near Lake Shasta. The rock would be drowned if Shasta Dam is raised. John Decker Sacramento Bee file
Members of the Winnemem Wintu tribe visit Puberty Rock, one of the tribe’s sacred sites along the McCloud River near Lake Shasta. The rock would be drowned if Shasta Dam is raised. John Decker Sacramento Bee file

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November 28, 2015 4:00 PM

If Shasta Dam is raised, tribe would lose sacred places and culture

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