“We make the Lake not dirty”

Washoe Tribe of NV and CA | League to Save Lake Tahoe

 

lew dáɁaw geyéćišɁé∙sha

Learn how to pronounce the Washoe words.

Recording courtesy of Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California

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In the native Washoe language, Keep Tahoe Blue translates to lew dáɁaw geyéćišɁé∙sha, meaning together, we make the lake not dirty. There is no better description of how residents and visitors can protect this special place, given in the voice of the Washoe.

This sticker was created with permission from and in collaboration with the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California, the original stewards of the Tahoe Basin.


 

Washoe Keep Tahoe Blue Sticker - Front
Washoe Keep Tahoe Blue Sticker - Back