Teddybear Chollas are seen within the proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument on Friday, Feb. 12, 2022, near Searchlight, Nev. President Joe Biden told a gathering of tribal leaders in Washington on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022, that he intends to designate an area considered sacred by area Native Americans in southern Nevada as a new national monument. (L.E. Baskow/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP, File)