The Donner Party

/es_glo_storymap_donnerpartyJoin the GLO team this week as they travel to the Sierra Mountains.

Did you know the Donner Lake is where the infamous Donner Party was stranded as they made their way from Illinois to California. Read more in the Story Map of the week. 

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