Utah State University Extension
The results of a survey of GSENM permit holders document that livestock grazing has influenced the history and culture of Kane and Garfield Counties of Utah, and any reduction or elimination of grazing would directly affect the history and culture of the GSENM region.
Heaton, Kevin and Miller, Gil, "Livestock Grazing on the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument: the Historical and Cultural Importance to the Region" (2015). All Current Publications. Paper 767.