The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA)
DOI-BIA: Tribal Leaders Directory in PFD format
"Includes Federal Register: Indian Entities
Recognized and Eligible to Receive Services
from the BIA as of the Winter, 2008."
U.S. Federally Recognized Tribes 7-12-2002 ~ PDF
* U.S. Federally Recognized Tribes: Updated 07/12/2002
Department of the Interior/Bureau of Indian Affairs
Notice Updated as of Friday, July 12, 2002
"American Indian & Alaska Trbal Entities Recognized
& Eligible To Receive Services from Department of the
Interior the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs"
2001 List ~*~ 2000 List ~*~ 1996 List ~*~ 1994 List
Federal Regulations (25CFR Part83) Tribe Recognition
"Procedures for Federal Recognition that an
American Indian Group Exists As a Tribe."
Tribal Information (FEMA)
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Maps: Federally Recognized Indian Reservations
Map: U.S. Federal and State Indian Reservations
Grantees: Tribal LIHEAP Coordinators
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program
Division of Energy Assistance/OCS/ACF
Native Sovereign Nation (nsn.us) Domains
And contacts within the United States
License Plates of American Indian Tribes
NAIIP Indian Tribes, Nations & Entities Index
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**ALASKA INDIAN ENTITIES
- Aleut Corporation "Before 1741, the year Vitus Bering 'discovered' Alaska, it has been estimated by historians that the Aleut population was at least at about 16,000 people."
- Bering Sea ~ Communities & Fisheries Website! "The Aleut Community of St. Paul Island is a federally recognized Tribe of Alaskan Natives having a common bond of living together on St. Paul, Alaska."
- Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Inc. "A Cook Inlet Region Native non-profit Corporation."
- Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska "We are the Tribal Government representing over 22,000 Tlingit (pronounced KLINK-it) and Haida Indians worldwide. We are a sovereign entity and have a government to government relationship with the United States."
- Kaliakh Natio - Government Katalla-Chilkat Tlingit
Contact Gary Charles Patton, Head-Council of Elders
Government Katalla-Chilkat Tlingit
c/o P.O. Box 873436, Wasilla, Alaska 99687
- Alaska Natives Online "What we do today affects the next six Tlingit Generations."
- Tlingit National Anthem 'Alaska Natives Online' "Tlingit history, current issues, culture, Alaska Natives Online and more Native American resources.' "Our story takes place during the last great ice age in North America over 60,000 years ago. Four Tlingit women swam under a Dangerous Glacier Ice Cavern for their people and helped found Southeast Alaska's Tlingit Nation. Our home since the beginning of human history and time has always been North America." Shoowee Ka' (Eagle/Wolf Clan)
- The Seldovia Village Tribe I.R.A "A Federally recognized Indian Tribe. It is one of 226 recognized Tribes in Alaska, and 543 recognized Tribes nationwide. While SVT has existed for thousands of years, it did not recieve this recognition until 1991..."
- Metlakatla Indian Community, Annette Island Reserve "Metlakatla (meaning "saltwater channel passage") was founded by a group of Canadian Tsimshians who migrated from Prince Rupert, British Columbia in 1887 seeking religious freedom. Metlakatla is a traditional Tsimshian community on the federal Annette Island Reserve, with an active economy and subsistence lifestyle. It is the only Indian reservation in Alaska. The community was not part of ANSCA, rather, the 86,000 acre Island reservation and surrounding 3,000 feet of coastal waters are locally-controlled and not subject to state jurisdiction." Metlakatla, Alaska
- Old Crow - Land of the Vuntut Gwitch'in "Old Crow is a First Nation settlement of Vuntut Gwitch'in people located 770 km north of Whitehorse, capital of the Yukon Territory, and 112 km north of the Arctic Circle. Old Crow has a population of approximately 300 people."
**AMERICAN INDIAN ENTITIES
**LOCATION TO THE NORTH
- Official Site of the Blackfeet Nation 'This site is
dedicated to the rich culture and history of the Blackfeet People.'
"Welcome to the premier source on the web for information about the
Great Blackfeet Nation of the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in northern
Montana. Browse our site for information regarding the rich culture
and colorful history of the Pikuni people. Learn more about our tribal
government and visit some of our tribal departments and programs
featured on our site." Browning, Montana
- Blackfeet Nation "The reservation is made up of 1.5
million acres and is located in the northwestern part of
Montana, and includes most of Glacier County."
- Ho-Chunk Nation of Wisconsin Ho Chunk: People of the Sacred Language "The Ho Chunk People have remained and continue to remain one of the strongest indigenous Nations in the United States. This is because the Elders of the Nation are honored and their teachings have upheld throughout history."
- Mohican Nation, Stockbridge-Munsee Band "The reservation is
located in east central Wisconsin, although enrolled members
of the tribe live in many other parts of Wisconsin, the
United States and the world. The reservation boundaries
encompass the two townships of Bartelme and Red Springs."
- Great Lakes Intertribal Council 'Native Wisconsin Home Page'
Current Tribal Members:
1. Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
2. Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
3. Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
4. Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
5. Sokaogon Chippewa Tribe (Mole Lake)
6. St. Croix Chippewa Tribe
7. Forest County Potawatomi Community
8. Oneida Nation
9. Ho-Chunk Nation (Tourism Only)
10. Stockbridge-Munsee Indians of Wisconsin
11. Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin
12. Lac Vieux Desert Tribe of Michigan
- Millelacs Band of Ojibwe Onamia, Minnesota
- Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Leech Lake Reservation, Minnesota
- Sokaogon (Mole Lake) Band of Lake Superior Chippewa "In the early autumn when the leaves begin to change color, the Sokaogon Indians of Mole Lake make their way to Rice Lake and one of the last remaining ancient wild rice beds in the State of Wisconsin. The annual harvest of wild rice, an essential part of the Indian diet, has altered very little in the hundreds of years that the Sokaogon have lived here." Mole Lake Wisconsin
- Chippewa Cree Tribal Council "The Rocky Boy Reservation
is home to the Chippewa Cree tribe. The Reservation is
located in north central Montana in the Bear Paw Mountains.
The tribal headquarters is in the community of Rocky Boy Agency."
Box Elder, Montana
- Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana
"A band of the Chippewa Cree Tribe with headquarters
in Great Falls, Montana." (Recently Federally Recognized.)
- Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
Leelanau County, Michigan
- Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan Tribal memebers
are located on the Isabella Reservation near Mount Pleasant,
Michigan, and on the Saganing Reservation which is located
in northeastern Michigan near Standish, and Members At-Large.
- Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians Located in Dowagiac, Michigan (LP).
"Tribal Recognition was restored in September of 1994."
- Welcome to Nah Tah Wahsh School
Hannaville Band Potowatomi 'Keeper of the Fire'
"The Hannahville Indian Community Tribe of Potawatomi
Indians is a growing and diverse community located in
the heart of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. There are
approximately 680 tribal members currently living on
the reservation." Hannaville, Michigan (UP)
- Forest County Potawatomi Home Site Crandon, Wisconsin
- Potawatomi Web Nishnabek (The People) Site by Smokey
McKinney, citizen "Prairie Band of Pottawatomie Indians".
- List of the Potawatomi bands...
- Prairie Band in Kansas
- Citizen Potawatomi Nation of Oklahoma
- Forest County Potawatomi Community in Wisconsin
- Hannahville Indian Community, Hannahville in Michigan's (UP)
- The Gun Lake Tribe, Michigan
- Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians
Located in southern Michigan and northern Indiana.
- Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi Athens, Michigan
- Walpole Island First Nation The community is located on an unceded island between the United States and Canada; the mail carries an Ontario address.
- Stoney Point and Kettle Point Bands, Canada
- Keweenaw Bay Indian Community "L'Anse, Lac Vieux Desert,
and Ontonagon Bands of Ojibwa (Chippewa) Indians. Located on the
beautiful shores of Lake Superior (Kitchigami), the Keweenaw Bay
Indian Community (L'Anse Reservation) is the largest federally
recognized "Indian Tribe" in the State of Michigan, (UP)."
- Bay Mills Indian Community Brimley, Michigan (UP)
Gnoozhekaaning (Land of the Pike) is the name given
to the area by the local Ojibwe.
- Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
Locted in Sault Ste. Marie, in Michigan's Upper Peninsula!
- Red Lake Nations "Red Lake Tribal Council, of the Red
Lake Band of Chippewa Indians, Red Lake, Minnesota"
- Official Lac du Flambeau Tribal Web Site
"Welcome to the official Lac du Flambeau Tribal
web site, owned and maintained by the Lac du
Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians."
Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin
- The White Earth Nation Gi-maajii-maamawiinomin ji-ni-minobimaadiziyang
"We are now together for a new and better life". The White Earth Chippewa
Reservation is located in Minnesota.
- Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians Belcourt, North Dakota
- Turtle Mountain Community College Belcourt, North Dakota
- The Turtle Mountain Chippewa Heritage Center Contact Kade Ferris
"The Heritage Center is the home of the Turtle Mountain Band of
Chippewa Indians Historical Society, and is located on the beautiful
Turtle Mountain Reservation in north-central North Dakota."
- Mendota Mdewakanton Dakota Community Mendota, Minnesota
- Coeur D'Alene Indians: "Because there was always a commitment
to the future, so will there always be a commitment to the past."
(The reservation covers 345,000 acres in North Idaho.)
- Crow Tribal Council - Crow Agency, Montana "The Crow Reservation is home
to the Crow people. The Reservation is located in south-central Montana, is
bordered on the south by the state of Wyoming with its northwestern boundary
bordered by the city of Billings, Montana's largest metropolitan area."
Courtesy of the (M-WTLC) Montana - Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council
Information: Montana-Wyoming Tribes
- Little Big Horn College ~ Crow Agency Montana "LBHC is a public two year community college chartered by the Crow (Apsáalooke) Tribe of Indians. The college is located in the town of Crow Agency, Montana (ASHKUALE), the capital of the Crow Indian Reservation in south central Montana."
- Ute Mountain Ute Tribe ~ Cortez, Colorado "The Ute Mountain
Ute Tribe's reservation lies in southwest Colorado, southeast
Utah, and northern New Mexico. There are two communities on the
Ute Reservation; the tribal headquarters in Towaoc, Colorado
and the small community at White Mesa, Utah."
- Southern Ute Indian Tribe P.O. Box 737, Ignacio, CO
"The Mouache and Capote make up the present day Southern Utes
with headquarters in Ignacio, Colorado. The Mouache band lived
on the eastern slopes of the Rockies, from Denver, south to
near Las Vegas, New Mexico. The Capote band inhabited the San
Luis Valley in Colorado near the headwaters of the Rio Grande
and in New Mexico especially around the region where the towns
of Chama and Tierra Amarilla are now located."
Sky Ute Casion P.O. Box 340, Ignacio, Colorado
- Havasupai Tribe "Havsuw 'Baaja, the people of the blue
green waters are the traditional Guardians of Grand Canyon.
We are of Yuman linguistic and cultural stock and have, from
the beginning, inhabited the Grand Canyon and its environs.
There are 639 enrolled members of the Tribe living in the
village of Supai at the bottom of the canyon."
- Welcome to the Ho-Chunk Nation Homepage
Black River Falls, Wisconsin
- Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians
Coos Bay, Oregon
- Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians
Federally Recognized as a Sovereign Indian Nation.
- Burns Paiute Tribe 'Paiute Wadatika Ma-Ni-Pu-Neen'
"The Burns Paiute Reservation is located north of Burns,
Oregon in Harney County. The current tribal members are
primarily the descendants of the "Wadatika" band of Paiute
Indians that roamed in central and southern Oregon."
- Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation
Colville Tribes Official Website Nespelem, Washington
- Spokane Tribe of Indians Wellpinit, WA 99040
- Suquamish Tribe "Suquamish" - from the Lushootseed
words d'suq'wub "Place of Clear Water, Place of Clear
Salt Water" Port Madison Indian Reservation, Washington
- Quinault Indian Nation Taholah, Washington
- Muckleshoot Indian Tribe Auburn, Washington "...comprised of
the descendants of the area's original Coast Salish peoples. The
Tribe has lived in this area for thousands of years, possibly since
the last glaciers receded."
- Yakama Indian Nation Economic Development Office, Toppenish, WA
"The Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Indian Nation
are descendents of 14 tribes and bands that are federally recognized
under the Treaty of 1855. Our reservation is located in south-central
Washington, along the eastern slopes of the Cascade Mountain Range.
The reservation consists of one million three hundred seventy-seven
thousand thirty four acres and is 1 1/2 times larger than the State
of Rhode Island." Toppenish, Washington
- Yakama Indian Nation Cultural Heritage Center
"Located on the ancestral grounds of the Yakamas.
- Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation
"The Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla Tribes make up the Confederated
Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation." Pendleton, Oregon
- Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon
"Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Warm Springs, Oregon"
- Spirit Lake Nation "The Spirit Lake Dakotah Nation, reservation
was established by Treaty between the United States Government and
the Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux Bands in 1867. The Reservation is
located in East Central North Dakota." Fort Totten, North Dakota
- MHA Nation ~ Mandan, Hidatsa, & Arikara
Three Affiliated Tribes, New Town, North Dakota
- Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe's General Council's Homepage!
"Tribal Voice: Website dedicated to the memory of Truman C. Beaulieu.
A true Leader and Warrior of the people of his community and of Leech
Lake Reservation. Truman served as Local Council Chairman of the Sugar
Point Tribal Community and Vice President of L.L. General Council."
- Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux (Dakota) Community
"A Federally recognized Indian Tribal Government"
Prior Lake, Minnesota
- Sandy Lake Band of Ojibwe "Today, most of the descendants
of the Sandy Lake Band live off the reservation at Sandy Lake
and are enrolled in other Ojibwe Tribes in Minnesota..."
- Northern Cheyenne Net "Welcome to the Northern Cheyenne Tribal
ISP Website! This site is provided as a service to the Northern
Cheyenne Nation and the Northern Cheyenne Reservation. It is meant
to provide access to tribal government, programs, it's announcements
and events of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe." Lame Deer, Montana
- Standing Rock Sioux Tribe "The Standing Rock Sioux Reservation is
thirty-four miles south of Mandan, North Dakota. The reservation straddles
the North Dakota and South Dakota border. The largest land base is on the
South Dakota side of the reservation. The Black Hills is the center of
our aboriginal lands. The land is an important part of the Lakota/Dakota
people culture, history, traditions, and way of life."
- Shoshone Online ~ Washakie Net Fort Washakie, WY
"Welcome To Wyoming's Only Tribally Owned Internet Service!"
(About: The Shoshone are located on the Wind River Reservation,
which is located in the central region of the state of
Wyoming. The reservation is home to two tribes: the
Northern Arapaho and the Shoshone. The tribes operate
as two separate tribal governments.)
- Shoshone-Bannock Tribes "Located in Southeastern Idaho between
Blackfoot and Pocatello, just off I-15, Exit 80. Only 100 miles from
Yellowstone National Park and 197 miles north of Salt Lake City."
- Great Sioux Nation ~ Black Hills & Bad Lands
- Guide to the Great Sioux Nation ~ South Dakota Travel "Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, Lower Brule Sioux Tribe Oglala Sioux Tribe, Rosebud Sioux Tribe, Sisseton-Wahpeton Dakota Nation, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Yankton Sioux Tribe."
- The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe "Title: Cheyenne River Sioux Indian Reservation; Established: Act of March 02, 1889, Also see Great Sioux Nation, Treaty of 1868, Treaty of 1851; Location: North Central South Dakota Eagle Butte, SD; Tribe: Teton Lakota (Sioux), bands of Minneconjou, Siha Sapa, Oohenumpa, & Itazipco Size: 2,806,913.95 acres (similar to Connecticut)"
- Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux Tribe's Home Page "This site is maintained for the
tribe by the Sisseton Wahpeton Community College, established in 1979."
- Sota Iya Ye Yapi 'Official Newspaper of the
Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe' "Serving the Lake
Traverse Reservation Since 1968. Legal Newspaper for
the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse
Reservation, and Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribal Programs
and Enterprises." Agency Village, South Dakota
- Lakota Hemp Project "Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota"
- Fire on the Prairie "Treaty rights and human rights
on the northern plains. Porcupine, South Dakoata in the
heart of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation."
- Welcome to the Rosebud Sioux Tribe ~ Sicangu Oyate
Located in beautiful Rosebud, South Dakota!
- Welcome to the Rosebud Reservation "Land of the Sicangu Lakota Oyate"
Rosebud Sioux Tribe Tourism Office, Old Bristow Ranch, Mission, South Dakota
Rosebud Indian Reservation in south-central South Dakota.
- Santee Sioux Tribe of Nebraska Home Page "Let us take you on a mini-tour of the Santee Sioux Indian Reservation. Come on inside and visit the Village of Santee, rich in culture and history. Nestled in the lush, rolling, hills of Northeast Nebraska is the Village of Santee." Ohiya Casino
- The Santee Sioux "The reservation is located in Northeast Nebraska along the Missouri River. Bordered on the north side by Lewis and Clark Lake, it encompasses an area approximately 17 miles long and 12 miles wide."
- Coquille Indian Tribe of Oregon North Bend, Oregon
- The Klamath Tribes: the Klamaths, the Modocs and the Yahooskin
"The Klamath Tribes are serious about achieving economic
self-sufficiency which means controlling our own destinies.
With characteristic energy, determination and vision, and
a commitment to the larger community, the Tribes have created
a modern corporate identity and an efficient Tribal organization."
Klamath Falls, Oregon
- Ktunaxa Nation "The Ktunaxa consist of seven communities,
two of which are located in the United States (Idaho and Montana).
The other five communities are in southeast British Columbia."
- Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe "The Northern Cheyenne Indian
Reservation is situated within the boundaries of southeastern
Montana and can be accessed by U.S. Highway 212. North Central
South Dakota; Eagle Butte, South Dakota"
- Eagles Watch Over Him 'Comprehensive Native American
Web Site Dedicated To The Enhancement And Sovereignty of
Native Nations!!!' "The world as seen through the eyes
of and told through the computer of Greff J.Courland, (Wanbli
Awanyankapi - Eagles Watch Over Him) Chairman of the Cheyenne
River Sioux Tribe of the Great Sioux (Lakota) Nation!"
**LOCATION TO THE SOUTH
- Seminole Tribe of Florida: "This site is dedicated
to the rich history and culture of a great people."
- The Poarch Band of Creek Indians "The Tribe is the only
Federally recognized Tribe in the State of Alabama. The Poarch
Creek Indian Reservation is located in Poarch, Alabama."
- Miccosukee Indians Miami, Florida
- Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana Charenton, Louisiana
- The Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians
"A federally recognized tribe located in
East Central Mississippi near Philadelphia."
- Choctaw Indian Fair
- Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas "In the midst of the Big
Thicket forest near Lake Livingston Texas lies Texas' oldest
Indian Reservation, home of the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas."
- Kickapoo Indians of Texas
Courtesy Texas State Historical Association,
the Handbook of Texas Indians Online.
- The Tigua ~ Pueblo Indians of Texas El Paso, Texas
- Ysleta del Sur Pueblo: Tigua Native American Reservation
"The Tiguas, who worship at the Mission of Corpus Christi
de la Ysleta del Sur today, help trace their lineage directly
to those long ago ancestors forced to help the Spaniards
salvage what they could of their possessions from New Mexico."
**LOCATION TO THE WEST
- Indian Reservations in San Diego County "San Diego County has more
Indian reservations than any other county in the United States."
- Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians Palm Springs, California
- Robinson Rancheria Pomo Indians Nice, California
- Cabazon Band of Mission Indians Indio, California
Cabazon Reservation in Southern California
- Ione Band of Miwok Indians Plymouth California 95669
- Tachi Yokut Tribe, The Santa Rosa Rancheria "The Tachi Yokut
Indians have inhabited the San Joaquin valley for centuries.
Our forefathers made their living peacefully through farming,
hunting, fishing, and gathering grains, nuts and fruits."
- Pala Band of Mission Indians California
- The Mechoopda Indian Tribe! "We are located approximately 90
miles north of Sacramento in the city of Chico, California. The
tribe was rerecognized in April of 1992."
- Pinoleville Band of Pomo Indians "The Pinoleville Indian Reservation
is located north of Ukiah, California, in Mendocino County, USA."
- Morongo Band of Mission Indians Banning, California
- The Barona Band of Mission Indians Barona Indian
Reservation, San Diego County, Lakeside, California.
- Cabazon Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians
"Of the Cabazon Reservation, Indio, California"
- The Bishop Paiute Tribe "Today, the Bishop Paiute Indians are
revitalizing their culture and making progress towards economic
self-sufficiency. An annual Powwow is held by the Bishop Paiute
Tribe. Also, the Paiute language is being recorded on CD-ROM, and
many construction and business projects are in progress. The Bishop
Paiute Reservation is located in Inyo County, Bishop, California."
- The Winnemem Wintu invite you to share the
culture and the issues that we face day to day.
- Wiyot Tribe "The Wiyot Tribe is located in the far
northern California region near the city of Eureka
historically known for its surrounding majestic redwood
forests and thick salmon runs." Loleta, California
- The Wiyot Indian Bluff Tribe and Community
- Los Vegas Paiute Indian Tribe The Paiute Indian Tribal
grounds, are located 20 miles northwest of Las Vegas, Nevada,
off U.S. Highway 95 north between state Routes 157 and 156.
- Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe "Reservation is located thirty five
miles northeast of Reno, Nevada in a remote desert area located
in the counties of Washoe, Lyon, and Storey." Nixon, Nevada
- Jicarilla Apache Tribe
Jicarilla Apache Indian Reservation, New Mexico
- Indian Pueblo Cultural Center "Many centuries before
European explorers found their way to the western hemisphere,
the Pueblo Indians of what is now New Mexico developed a
distinctive and complex civilization."
- Pueblo of Sandia "Sandia Pueblo is a federally recognized Indian
tribe located in central New Mexico and adjacent to Albuquerque, the
largest metropolitan area in New Mexico. The Sandia Pueblo reservation
covers 22,877 acres on the east side of the Rio Grande Valley. We are
one of 19 pueblos in New Mexico."
- The Pueblo of Santa Ana "is a Native American tribe with reservation
lands that include a strip of New Mexico's fertile Rio Grande valley."
Tamayame (the name of the people in our Keres language).
- San Juan Pueblo, "or Ohkay Oweenge as it is called in Tewa, is the
largest and northernmost of the six Tewa-speaking Pueblos. It is located
just north of Espanola, New Mexico, near the confluence of the Rio Grande
and Rio Chama."
- Welcome to the Navajo Nation (Navajo name Dine') Arizona
"After we get back to our country it will brighten up again and
the Navajo will be as happy as the land, black clouds will rise
and there will be plenty of rain. Corn will grow in abundance
and everything look happy." -- Barboncito, Navajo Head Chief
- The United Way of the Navajo Nation
- Navajo Central "The Heart of the Navajo Nation!"
From Chinle, Arizona, The Unofficial Canyon
De Chelly & Navajo Central.org Website
- Cocopah Indian Tribe "The Cocopah Indian Tribe Reservation
is located 13 miles south of Yuma, Ariz., and 15 miles north
of San Luis, Mexico, in Yuma County along the Colorado River."
- Akimel O'odham - Pee Posh
Gila River Indian Reservation Sacaton, Arizona
"Comprises two tribes, the Pima and the Maricopa."
- Gila River Indian Community Tribal Education
- Gila River Indian Community "Situated along Interstate 10
between Tucson and Phoenix, Gila (pronounced "heela") River
Indian Community is readily accessible from either destination.
The reservation comprises 372,00 acres south of Phoenix, Tempe,
and Chandler Arizona and was established in 1859 by an Act of
Congress. The homeland of the Pima and Maricopa Indians."
- Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community Scottsdale, Arisona
- Yavapai-Apache Nation Camp Verde, Arizona
- White Mountain Apache Tribe "Located in the east central
region of Arizona, 194 miles northeast of Phoenix, Arizona."
- Official Website of The Hopi Tribe Kykotsmovi, Arizona
- Hopi Cultural Preservation Office 'Official Home Page'
"The Hopi are a diverse group of people who vary in their
attitudes and beliefs. The information and views expressed
within these pages may not be uniformly held by all Hopis."
- Welcome to the Costanoan Ohlone Indian Canyon Resource
"A Resource of Information and Multimedia about California
Costanoan (Ohlone) and other Indigenous Californians:
History, Current Events, Contacts, Native American experience."
- Muwekma Ohlone Tribe "Welcome to the official website of the Muwekma
Ohlone Indian Tribe. We are the aboriginal inhabitants of San Francisco,
California, USA. 'Will You Stand With Us?' is the link that takes you to
the Muwekma Ohlone petition for Federal recognition."
- The Kumeyaay Nation The tribes of Kumeyaay Nation are made
up of reservations in San Diego county and Baja, California.
- Official Nez Perce Tribe Web Site
Headquarters located at Lapwai, Idaho.
- Wallowa Band Nez Perce Trail Interpretive Center, Inc. 'A Nez Perce National Historical Park Site' ~ "Opening the door to the trail home." Map of Nez Perce Trail
- Tulalip Tribes "The Tulalip Tribes is a federally-recognized Indian Tribe located on the Tulalip Reservation in the mid-Puget Sound area bordered on the east by Interstate 5 and the city of Marysville, Washington; on the south by the Snohomish River; on the north by the Fire Trail Road (146th) ; and on the west by the waters of Puget Sound."
- Skokomish Indian Tribe Shelton, Washington
- Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe "One of 22 federally-recognized
treaty tribes in western Washington State."
- Welcome to the 9th Miss Indian USA's Homepage "Tleena
Ree Ives is a member of the Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe."
- Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe "S'Klallam in the Salish Language
means 'Strong People'. We are a Native American Indian Tribe
located on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State."
- Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe "The Sauk Suiattle Indian people lived under the gaze of Whitehorse Mountain for many generations. We lived as hunters, gathers and fishermen in the region of Sauk Prairie near the present-day town of Darrington, Washington. In the early days, we were known as the Sah-Ku-Me-Hu.
- Squaxin Island Tribe 'The People of the Water' "We are descendants of the maritime people who lived and prospered along these shores for untold centuries. Because of our strong cultural connection with the water, we are also known as the People of the Water." Shelton, Washington
- Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission (NWIFC)- Olympia, WA
Member Tribes; Hoh Indian Tribe, Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe,
Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, Lummi Indian Tribe, Makah Indian
Tribe, Muckleshoot Tribe, Nisqually Indian Tribe, Nooksack
Indian Tribe, Port Gamble S'Klallam, Puyallup Tribe, Quileute
Indian Tribe, Quinault Nation, Sauk-Suiattle Tribe, Skokomish
Tribe, Squaxin Island Tribe, Stillaguamish Tribe Suquamish
Tribe, Swinomish Tribe, Tulalip Tribe, Upper Skagit Tribe.
- Stillaguamish Tribe of Indians Arlington, Washington
- Quinault Indian Nation Taholah, Washington
- Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe "Long ago, before people
from Europe came to the shores of what is now Washington
State, the S'Klallam people lived here between the Pacific
Ocean and the inland waters of Puget Sound."
- Welcome to The Makah Nation Courtesy of the "Makah Tribal Council"
Located on the Olympic Peninsula, in the state of Washington.
[**Note: Business & commercial related informational path.]
- The Makah Nation *On Washington's Olympic Peninsula* "We call
ourselves 'Kwih-dich-chuh-ahtx' or 'people who live by the rocks
and seagulls'. The name 'Makah', which was given to us by our
neighboring tribes, means 'Generous with food'."
- San Manuel Band of Mission Indians ~ Serrano "The Native American tribe
known as 'Serrano', a name given to us by the Spaniards which means 'mountaineer'.
Long before the Spaniards and other European settlers arrived here, our ancestors
roamed a territory that spanned the San Bernardino Mountains and valley, and
adjoining desert lands. In our native language, we call ourselves "Yuharetum,"
or "people of the pines."
- Commanche Nation - Lords of the Plains Lawton, Oklahoma
- Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma Tahlequah, Oklahoma
- United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians
- Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma
- Loyal Shawnee Tribe "The present Loyal Shawnee people
are the remaining descendants of the once powerful Shawnee
Nation that occupied the upper Tennessee valley region, mainly
Ohio." Federally recognized, located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
- Eastern Shawnee Tribe ~ Seneca, MO The Eastern Shawnee Tribal
Headquarters are located in West Seneca, Oklahoma.
- Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma Pawnee, Oklahoma
- The Kialegee Tribal Town of Oklahoma Wetumka, Oklahoma
- Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma "Welcome to the official Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma homepage. The Tribe was officially organized in 1976 by adopting a formal constitution only to meet the requirements for federal recognition. Since that time the tribal membership has worked very hard to protect and maintain it's sovereign rights."
- The Tonkawa Nation of Oklahoma "The name Tonkawa is from
the Waco term tonkaweya, meaning 'they all stay together'."
- Wichita & Affiliated Tribes "Wichita * Waco * Tawakoni * Keechi"
- Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma Federally Recognized Tribe
- Wyandot Nation of Kansas ~*~ Mirror
"The Wyandot (Huron) Nation of Kansas was incorporated in 1959
and is recognized by the State of Kansas as an Indian Tribe.
Wyandot Nation of Kansas id petitioning for Federal Recognition."
- Sac and Fox Nation: "The Asakiwaki (Sauk) and Meshkwahkihaki
(Mesquakie/Fox) are Algonquin-speaking peoples originally from
the northeastern United States. Asakiwaki means "people of the
yellow earth" and Meshkwahkihawi means "people of the red earth".
These two distinct Native American nations are united in Oklahoma
as the Sac and Fox Nation."
- The Seminole Nation, Indian Teritory 'A People Who Never Surrendered'
- Seminole Nation of Oklahoma "The Seminole Tribe of Oklahoma consists
of fourteen individual bands or groups, two of which are Freedmen bands
(descendants of slaves who found refuge and freedom with the tribe before
the tribe's removal from Florida)."
- Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma "The Peoria Tribe
is a federally recognized Indian tribe, located in Miami,
Oklahoma, with a population of 2,639 enrolled members.
The Peoria tribe is composed of four smaller tribes: the
Kaskaskia, Peoria, Piankeshaw, and Wea."
- Citizen Band Potawatomi Indian Tribe "People of the
Place of The Fire" Shawnee, Oklahoma
- The Cheyenne and Arapaho of Oklahoma, unite two of the most
famous tribes in the American west. Both nations are actually
the southern branches of their respective tribes.
- Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma Miami, Oklahoma
- Caddo Indian Nation of Oklahoma "Once proud, powerful, yet trusting,
peaceful people were moved to a land of promise in Oklahoma. Thousands
died along the Caddoan pathways in the years of the 1800's."
- Chokmah! Welcome to the "Chickasaw Historical Research Page
Site by Kerry Armstrongm member of the Chickasaw Nation.
- Delaware Tribe of Indians Delaware Tribal Headquarters
220 N.W. Virginia Avenue, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74003
- Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma ~ Comanche Nation "The Comanche people
call themselves Numunuh, meaning 'The People'. Early French and American
explorers knew the Comanches by their Siouan name, Padouca. The Spanish
actually gave the Comanche their present name, suing a word that comes
from the Ute term Komantcia that refers to "enemy" or more accurately
to 'anyone who wants to fight me all the time'."
- Housing Authority of the Apache Tribe of Oklahoma
"An organization promoting, supporting, and upholding Native
Americans in their efforts to provide culturally-relevant,
decent, safe, sanitary, and affordable housing for Native
American people in Native American communities."
- Official Home Page of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Located in Durant, Oklahoma
- Osage Nation Unofficial Web Site provided as a public
service to the citizens of the Osage Nation.
- Osage Research Osage Research was started as an endeavor
solely dedicated to collecting information about the Osage
Nation and its people.
- The Kaw Nation 'Soveriegn Nation of the Kaw'
Kanza "The Wind People" Oklahoma
- The Kansas/Kanza/Kaw Nation, Oklahoma Territory
Information from the OK/ITGenWeb.
- Baxoje, the Ioway Nation Ioway Cultural Institute
'Resources on the Ioway or Iowa Indian Tribe' "There are
two groups of people today that call themselves Iowa, or
Ioway. Both terms are correct." The two legal bodies that
make up the Ioway Nation are both federally-recognized tribes:
- Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma 'Welcome to the Iowa Tribal website.'
- Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma 'Welcome to Ba-Kho-Je country.'
- Prairie Band of Potawatomi "The Potawatomi have a geographical
location of twenty miles north of Topeka, Kansas on Highway 75,
eighty miles northwest of Kansas City, Missouri and located one
mile west of the small town of Mayetta, Kansas."
- Smokey McKinney's Prairie Band Potawatomi Web "Our website reflects
our desire to strengthen and revitalize the use of the Prairie Band
Potawatomi language, as well as to share documents and resources on
Potawatomi history and culture. We gear our site to members of our
tribe, but you are welcome, whatever your heritage, as long as you
are respectful of our language and traditions."
- Kickapoo Nation In Kansas "We have a rich and beautiful history
and an exciting future that is unlimited. In visiting our web site
you will learn of our achievements, progress and goals of our Kickapoo
sovereign. As is our Kickapoo tradition, a visitor brings us honor
and we are grateful for your visit. The web site tells our story."
- Golden Eagle Casino
- Kickapoo Nation School "Home of the Warriors"
- Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon
CTGR includes over 20 Tribes and bands from western Oregon and northern
California that were relocated to the Grand Ronde reservations in the 1850's.
These included the Rogue River, Umpqua, Chasta, Kalapuya, Molalla, Salmon
River, Tillamook, and Nestucca Indians who had lived in their traditional
homelands for over 8,000 years before the arrival of the first white visitors.
They lived off the land -- fish and game were plentiful, and what they couldn't
catch in the rivers or hunt in the forests, they acquired by trade with other
Tribes, and later, with the non-Indians." Grand Ronde, Oregon
**LOCATION TO THE EAST
- Eastern Band Cherokee Nation
- Narragansett Indian Tribe ~ Charlestown, Rhode Island
"The Narragansett Indian Tribe received federal recognition
and acknowledgement on April 11, 1983. The Narragansett People
have seen many changes in their lands; however, their traditional
culture has been passed down from generation to generation and
is even stronger today."
- Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians of Maine "The majority of the
504 members of the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians live in or near
the town of Houlton. Houlton is located in Southeastern Aroostook
County which is in the northern most County of Maine, approximately
one mile from the New Brunswick, Canada border."
- The Virginia Council on Indians
- Eight State Recognized Tribes of Virginia
- Oneida Indian Nation of New York
"Part of the Six Nations of the Iroquois."
- Tuscarora and Six Nations Web Site "Tuscarora Indian Nation
is part of the Six Nations of the Iroquois. The Iroquois consist
of the Seneca, Onondaga, Cayuga, Mohawk and Oneida Nations. The
Tuscarora were added in the early 1700s as the sixth tribe to
make up the Iroquois Confederacy. They reside on the Tuscarora
Indian Reservation just outside of Niagara Falls, New York."
- The Singing Tuscaroras "A comprehensive look at the
Tuscarora Indian Nation of New York."
- Haudensosaunee'People Building a Long House' ~*~ Mirror site
"Welcome to the Haudenosaunee Home Page, the official source of news and
information from the Haudenosaunee, comprised of the traditional leadership
of the Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida, Mohawk and Tuscarora Nations."
- Traditional Abenaki of Mazipskwik & Related Bands
are a Native American Indian tribe comprised of descendants
of the Abenaki Indians that have inhabited the present-day
area of Vermont, Southern Quebec and parts of New York state
and New Hampshire for 12,000 years or more.
- Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation ~ Connecticut
"We invite you to explore a brief look into the past,
present and future of the people who have called this
land home for thousands of years." Foxwoods
- Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Laws
"Office of the Secretary of the Tribal Council"
- Passamaquoddy Tribe 'People Of The Dawn' ''A Sovereign
Native American Tribe'' The Indian Township Reservation, is located
in Eastern Washington County, State of Maine. Approximately 28
miles northwest of the border, St. Stephens, New Brunswick (Canada).
The first to see the rising sun each day, the Passamaquoddy and
other peoples of the Dawnland - northern New England - were also
among the first to feel the impact of Europeans."
- Passamaquoddy Tribe at Pleasant Point "The Pleasant Point Reservation (Sipayik), is located between Perry and Eastport, Maine, within the Quoddy Loop. (''Quoddy'' is a corruption of the Native word, ''Passamaquoddy'' ('pass-uh-muh-'kwah-dee) meaning ''plenty pollock place''.)"
- Penobscot Indian Nation Located on Indian Island, Maine
- Powhatan Renape Nation ~*~ NoFrames!
"Located on The Rankokus Indian Reservation, New Jersey.
Recognized by the State of New Jersey."
- The Pamunkey Tribe "...has been recognized by the Commonwealth of
Virginia as an Indian Tribe since colonial times. The reservation was
confirmed to the Tribe as early as 1658 by the Governor, the Council,
and the General Assembly of Virginia."
- The Seneca Nation of Indians "Keeper of the Western
Door" SNI is one of the six tribes of the Iroquois
Confederacy who occupy aboriginal lands in New York
State set aside by the Treaty of Canandaigua of 1794.
- The Unofficial Pamunkey Indian Website "The Pamunkey Indian
Reservation is located on the Pamunkey River, adjacent to King
William County, Virginia. A Virginia Historic Landmark, it contains
approximately 1,200 acres of land, 500 acres of which is wetlands.
Twenty-eight families reside on the reservation and many Tribal
members live in nearby Richmond, Newport News, other parts of
the States and all over the United States."
- Hawaii Nation "Independent & Sovereign"
"This World Wide Web service is offered to provide information
regarding the restoration of the independence of Hawai`i, along
with cultural perspectives from her people."
**FIRST NATIONS CANADA
- Roseau River Anishinabe First Nation Ginew, Manitoba R0A-2R0
"Roseau River Anishinabe Nation is a nation of indigenous
people with a distinct land base, population, culture, language
and practises. To begin to understand Roseau River, one must
understand how deeply the people feel about being sovereign, the
right as a nation of indigenous people to be independent and free."
--Chief Terrance Nelson Mush-ko-dah-be-shik-eese Lynx clan
- Aboriginal Canada Portal A partnership between:
Government of Canada and First Nations of Canada.
- Welcome to the Cariboo Tribal Council "Northern Secwepemcc communities enjoy a secure economic base, mutual support, and partnerships to provide educational, training, cultural, political, and economic opportunities for its members." Williams Lake, BC
- Ta'an Kwach'an Council "Our vision of the Citizens and grandchildren of the Ta'an Kwach'an Council is for the preservation, balance and harmony of our Homelands. We will honour, respect, protect and care for our environment, people, economy and traditional culture as practiced by our Elders."
- Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council "Welcome to the Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council's Webpage. Please come in and browse through the services provided by the NTC." Port Alberni, BC
- Ha-Shilth-Sa 'Canada's Oldest First Nations Newspaper'
- Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council "The Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council, celebrated its 25th year as Canada's first federally recognized Tribal Council. Established in Brandon, Manitoba in August, 1974."
- Union of British Columbia Indian Chiefs
Chief Stewart Phillip, President UBCIC
- The Grand Council of the Crees (GCCEI) "The political
voice of the James Bay Crees who live in the province of
- Congress of Aboriginal Peoples 'We welcome you to CAPonline'
"Our primary goal at CAPonline is to provide you with information
you are unlikely to find anywhere else about Aboriginal peoples
across Canada who live in a non-reserve setting whether urban,
rural or wilderness." Ottawa, Ontario
- Batchewana First Nation of Ojibways Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
"The Batchewana First Nation consists of four separate tracts of
land which include: Goulais Bay 15A; Rankin 15D; Obadjiwon 15E;
and Whitefish Island. Batchewana's total land mass is equal
to 2241.4 hectares or 5538.4 acres. The majority of our reserve
populations reside on the Rankin Reserve and this section is
located adjacent, Eastern boundary, to the city of Sault Ste Marie.
- Alderville First Nation "We area progressive First Nations
Comunity with a lot to offer. We are located on Rice Lake in
- Eskasoni First Nation "Eskasoni is the largest First Nation east of Montreal. Situated on the shores of Cape Breton Island's famous Bras D'or Lakes, it is a thirty minute scenic drive from the city of Sydney, Cape Breton's largest commercial and industrial centre."
- Ktunaxa Nation "The Ktunaxa consist of seven communities,
five of which are located in southeast British Columbia.
The other two are located in the U.S.(Idaho and Montana).
- Algonquins of Barriere Lake "We call ourselves Mitchikanibikok Inik, or in
English, Algonquins of Barriere Lake. Our First Nation is one of ten Algonquin
First Nations inhabiting the Ottawa River watershed along the border between
the provinces of Quebec and Ontario approximately 3 hours drive north of Ottawa.
We take our name-" Mitchikanibikok Inik", meaning "the people of the stone fence
or stone fish weir"-from our former rendezvous place of Barriere Lake at the
headwaters of the Ottawa River."
- Algonquins of Barriere Lake Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
- Lac Seul First Nation "The Lac Seul Reserve is located 56 km northeast of Dryden and covers 26821.5 hectares. The Reserve is home to 750 Aboriginal people with another 1750 living off the reserve." Hudson, Ontario, Canada
- Waywayseecappo First Nation "Located on Highway 45 just 20 miles east of Russell and just a few miles from the southwestern corner of Riding Mountain National Park."
- Pic River First Nation "A small Ojibway community nestled along the North Shores of Lake Superior. The community has many diversified business interests including a Cable Television company, a large scale forestry company, and a hydro electric company."
- The Chippewas of Nawash First Nation "We are the Chippewas of Nawash First Nation. We live at Neyaashiinigmiing (aka Cape Croker on the maps) on the Saugeen Peninsula (Bruce Peninsula on the maps) near Namewiikwedong (Owen Sound, Ontario Canada on the maps). We are Anishnabek. Our language is Anishnabemowin (some people still say Ojibway). We have been here for centuries." Wiarton, Ontario, Canada
- Delaware Nation, Moravian of the Thames Ontario, Canada "The Moravian of the Thames community is nestled along the Thames River and is surrounded by the County of Kent in the Province of Ontario. The community islocated approximately 50 miles west of the city of London and 75 miles east of the city of Windsor."
- Membertou 'A Mi'kmaq First Nations Community' "The Membertou Band belongs to the greater tribal group of the Mi'kmaq Nation. We are situated in the city of Sydney Nova Scotia Canada, which is also within our traditional tribal district of Unamaki."
- Miawpukek First Nations "The Miawpukek Band Reserve has an on reserve population of approximately 700 people. The reserve is located on the South East Shore of Newfoundland. The Reserve covers an area of some 14 square miles. It lies 560 km from the Capital city of St. John's and 180 km from the nearest services center, Grand Falls." Conne River, Micmac Territory, Province of Newfoundland, Canada
- Keewaytinook Okimakanak "A non-political Chiefs Council which advises and assists their member First Nations. The organization is directed by the Chiefs of the member First Nations who form our Board of Directors. The First Nations include Deer Lake, Fort Severn, Keewaywin, McDowell Lake, North Spirit Lake, and Poplar Hill." Keewaywin First Nation, Sandy Lake, Ontario. (Keewaytinook Okimakanak is Oji-cree term for Northern Chiefs.)
- Cayuga Nation Of the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory
- Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory 'The Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte' "The ancestral homeland of the Mohawk Nation is the Mohawk River Valley of present day New York State. The Mohawks are considered the easternmost tribe within the Iroquois/Six Nations Confederacy consisting of the Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Cayuga, Seneca and Tuscarora Nations."
- Grand Conseil De La Nation Waban-Aki ~ Wôlinak (Québec)
Grand Counseil, Odanak Band Council, Wôlinak Band Council
- Anishinabek Nation Ontario, Canada
- Alberta/Saskatchewan First Nations Bands List of First Nations Bands, with contact information, courtesy of "Aboriginal Tourism Authority, Inc."
- White Bear First Nations "Come experience the friendliness of our peoples; Cree, Saulteaux, Sioux and Assiniboine where history and beauty meet in the heart of the Moose Mountains of southeast Saskatchewan, Canada."
- Nunavut.Com: Information gateway to Nunavut. "Nunavut Web News!"
[Home of the Inuit People: Nunavut (noo-na-voot) Territory, Canada]
Nunavut Online "The creation of a new Territory is a massive undertaking requiring the efforts and dedication of many people from all over Canada, and in particular, the aboriginal people of the region. Nunavut covers over 1,900,000 square kilometers of Canada's north and far north."
- Welcome to the online presence of Labrador Inuit Association "The Labrador Inuit are represented by the Labrador Inuit Association (LIA). LIA has offices in each of the Inuit communities on the north coast of Labrador, Happy Valley-Goose Bay and St. John's. The head office is in Nain." Contact the Communications Department for general enquiries.
- Pauktuutit Inuit Association "Pauktuutit is the national non-profit association representing all Inuit women in Canada."
- Welcome to Inuit Tapirisat Kanatami 'Canada's National Inuit Organization' "Welcome to the web presence of the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami. We are the national Inuit organization in Canada, representing the four Inuit regions - Labrador, Nunavik (northern Quebec), Nunavut, and the Inuvialuit region in the Northwest Territories."
- Inuit Tapirisat Kanatami 'Canada's National Inuit Organization' "The first person Inuit voice expressed in the content of this website is compiled from a multitude of interviews and other statements by Inuit. ITC and Strata360 would like to express their deep appreciation to the Inuit who have contributed to the creation of a Canada wide voice."
- Serpent River First Nation Cutler, Ontario Canada
- Shibogama First Nations Council "Shibogama is a tribal council serving 4 communities in Northern Ontario, Kingfisher Lake First Nation, Wapekeka First Nation, Wawakapewin First Nation, and Wunnumin Lake First Nation. Also affiliated are Sandy Lake First Nation and Kasabonika Lake First Nation."
- Six Nations "Six Nations Indian Reservation is Located in Ontario Canada, approximately 50 kilometers south of Toronto."
- Spallumcheen Band's Reserve Community Internet Site Vernon, B.C., Canada
- Nisga'a Website "We live in the beautiful and rugged Nass River Valley of British Columbia -- near the Alaska panhandle." New Aiyansh, British Columbia V0J 1A0
- Nuxalk Nation "The four major villages that make up the Nuxalk Nation come from South Bentick, Taliyumc; Kimsquit, Sutslmc; Kwatna, Kwalhnmc and the villages in the vicinity of what is known as Bella Coola, B.C. Canada."
- Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Astchee) "Welcome to the Grand Council of the Crees (Eeyou Istchee) Web site, where we share with the world our vision for our nation. Here we explain to interested observers our culture, values, problems and hopes and describe our many political, cultural, social, economic and spiritual activities. In addition we offer readers links to major stories of aboriginal interest in other parts of Canada and around the world." Nemaska, James Bay (Quebec) Canada
- Welcome to the Cree Nation of Wemindji "Wemindji is beautifully located at the mouth of the Maquatua River along the east coast of James Bay. Located in remote northern Quebec." Wemindji WebCam Live
- Oujé-Bougoumou Cree Nation "Wachiya! Welcome to the Cree village of Ouje-Bougoumou. Located 600 miles north of Montreal, on beautiful Lake Opemiska. We are off-the-beaten track but still accessible either by road or plane. The history of Oujé-Bougoumou is a heroic story of the determination of a small community of Cree aboriginal people to overcome the spread of mining and forestry industries, with their unending hunger for natural resources, into the furthest reaches of North America."
- Walpole Island First Nation "Our present-day community is nestled
between Ontario and Michigan at the mouth of the St. Clair River."
- Shuswap Nation, Neskonlith Indian Reservation, BC, Canada "The Secwepemc People, known by non-natives as the Shuswap, are a Nation of 17 bands occupying the south-central part of the Province of British Columbia, Canada. The ancestors of the Secwepemc people have lived in the interior of British Columbia for at least 10,000 years."
- Welcome to the Okanagan Nation Alliance "The Okanagan Nation
Alliance is the Tribal Council which represents the people of
the Okanagan Nation." Westbank, British Columbia Canada V4T 1V4
- Upper Nicola, Okanagan S-Ooknahchinx, Westbank Tsinstikeptum,
Penticton Sn Pint'Kin, Osoyoos Inkameep, Upper Similkameen Simikameugh,
Lower Similkameen Simikameugh.
- The Mohawk Nation of Akwesasne "There are three bodies of government within the territory of Akwesasne. The oldest, and the most Native in origin, is the Mohawk Nation Council. The St. Regis Mohawk Tribal Council has its roots in the 1802 legislature of New York State which created it. During 1899, Canadian legislation and the Department of Indian Affairs created what is presently known as the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne."
- The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne
'Akwesasne-Land Where the Partridge Drums'
- Hogansburg Akwesasne Volunteer Fire Department "The HAVED is a volunteer firefighting organization protecting the residents of Hogansburg, a section of Bombay and the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation, known as Akwesasne in New York state; also Cornwall Island (Kawehnoke) and other islands in Ontario, including St. Regis (Kawehnoke), Chenail (Tsi Snaihne), and islands in Quebec considered territory of the Mohawks of Akwesasne."
- Mohawk Nation Office Kahnawake Branch Kahnawake Mohawk Territory, Quebec, Canada
- Mohawks of Kahnawake ~ Kanienke'ha Version
'Welcome to the Official website of the Mohawk Coucil of Kahnawake'
- Cross The River Homepage "Information on Kahnawake and the Kanien'kehaka People" Kahnawake Mohawk Territory located across the St. Lawrence River on the south shore of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
- Assembly of First Nations "AFN is a First Nations institution where the leaders of our governments assemble to devise common strategies on collective issues."
* Chiefs of Ontario "In March of 1975, at the First All Ontario Chiefs Conference, a joint First Nations Association Coordinating Committee was formed. The purpose of the committee was to provide a single Ontario representative to the Assembly of First Nations. From this committee emerged the Chiefs of Ontario office. Chiefs of Ontario is a coordinating body for 134 First Nation communities located within the boundaries of the Province of Ontario."
- Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat (APCFNC)
'Nikanitaiek - 'People's Moving Forward' On behalf of our Chiefs and our Mi'kmaq/Maliseet/Passamaquoddy people we welcome you to our web site."
- Caldwell First Nation ~ Blenheim, Ontario "The Chippewa's of Point Pelee and Pelee Island, also known as the Caldwell Band, is the only federally recognized Indian Band in southern Ontario without reserve land of it's own. Most of the approximately 235 members of the Band live in southwestern Ontario."
- Caldwell First Nation "The Chippewas of Point Pelee and Pelee Island, Canada"
- First People's Centres on Schoolnet.
- U'mista Culture Centre "The U'mista Cultural Society was incorporated under the British Columbia Societies Act on March 22, 1974. Since that time it has worked towards fulfilling a mandate to ensure the survival of all aspects of the cultural heritage of the Kwakwaka'wakw." Located in Alert Bay, northern Vancouver Island, B.C., Canada **Totem Poles from the Photographic Collection:
- Cariboo Ramblings!
- Treaty 7 Tribal Council The Tribes of the Blackfoot Confederacy: Calgary Canada - First Nations Links & Resources.
- Innu Nation - Mammit Innuat WWW Site
'Kue kue kassinu Innut ute Nitassinan!' "This is a trilingual WWW Site - Innu/French/English Innu/Français/Anglais Site Internet trilingue. Approximately 16,000 Innu (formerly known as Montagnais or Naskapi) inhabit Nitassinan (eastern Quebec and Labrador). They are based in 13 different communities - Utshimassit, Sheshatshiu, Pakuashipi, La Romaine, Natashquan, Mingan, Uashat, Maliotenam, Betsiamites, Les Escoumins, Mashteuiatsh, Schefferville, and Kawawachikamach." Sheshatshiu, Labrador, Canada AOP 1M0
- Taqamkukwa Mi'kmaq Saqamawouti Conne River, NewFoundland
- Sagkeeng First Nation: "Located approximately 120 KM North East of Winnipeg Manitoba, Canada. And lies on the Winnipeg River."
- Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations
"Representing 72 Saskatchewan First Nations.
- Métis Nation of Alberta Edmonton, Alberta, Canada "The Metis people are economically and socially self sufficient and our rights and values are entrenched in Canadian/Metis Constitution.
- Métis Nation of Ontario "This site is a way to connect with Métis people in Ontario, across Canada and in the Northern United States as well as other Aboriginal groups worldwide to establish a sense of community and culture." Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
- Women of the Métis Nation in Ontario "The Women of the Métis Nation in Ontario (WMNO) will support the Métis Nation of Ontario to promote the history, values, culture and traditions of the Métis Nation. The WMNO is committed to educational development, artistic and cultural achievement, communication and maintaining a good relationship with the Provisional Council of the Métis Nation of Ontario."
- Labrador Métis Nation "With 5,000 members, the Labrador Métis Nation is Labrador's largest Aboriginal organization. We are primarily the descendents of Inuit Women and British men, although we also have Innu, Mi'Kmaq, and Cree blood. For these reasons, we call ourselves Métis."
- B.C. Métis Nation Homepage "Welcome to the Michif Cultural Preservation Society"
- Manitoba Metis Federation Inc. Winnipeg MB, Canada
**INDIGENOUS ENTITIES AROUND THE GLOBE
- Welcome to the Jatibonicu Taino Tribal Nation of Borkin
"Official Jatibonicu Taino Tribal Government Web Site"
- The United Confederation Of Taino People (UCTP)
'Honoring Caribbean Indigenous Peoples: Past, Present and Future'
"The United Confederation of Taino People is your link to the First Nations
of the Caribbean. News Journal, petitions and archives are online."
- Arawa.Net "The Arawa are a Confederation of Indigenous Tribes of Maori who live in the world famous geothermal district scattered with lakes and large man made forests." Rotorua, New Zealand
- The Sami People "In the most northern part of Europe and the Russian part of Asia one can find several indigenous groups that have been called the "circum polar tribes" a fitting description since these lives in the habitable parts of this northern region."
**ORGANIZATIONS & INFORMATIONAL PATHS
- Official Web Page of United South and Eastern Tribes
"Because there is strength in Unity"
- Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas
- Catawba Nation
- Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana
- Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana
- Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
- Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians
- Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
- Miccosukee Tribe of Florida
- Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut
- Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians
- Narragansett Indian Tribe
- Oneida Indian Nation
- Passamaquoddy Tribe Pleasant Point
- Penobscot Indian Nation
- Poarch Band of Creek Indians
- Seminole Tribe of Florida
- Seneca Nation of Indians
- St. Regis Mohawk Tribe
- Tunica-Biloxi Indians of Louisiana
- Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah)
- Chippewa Ottawa Resource Authority (CORA) "Effective January 2001, the inter-tribal regulatory body Chippewa Ottawa Treaty Fishery Management Authority (COTFMA) officially changed over to the Chippewa Ottawa Resource Authority (CORA), gathering all 1836 treaty fishing tribes under its wing and taking on a larger scope in regulation."
- Indian Country Wisconsin: You Are Here! "Indian Country Wisconsin is a project of the Milwaukee Public Museum funded by Ameritech."
- Inter-Tribal Environmental Council "The mission of the Inter-Tribal Environmental Council (ITEC) is to protect; the health of Native Americans, their natural resources, and their environment as it relates to air, land and water. Currently, there are thirty-four (34) member tribes in ITEC." Tahlequah, Oklahoma
- Inter-Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc.
2214 North Central Avenue, Suite 100, Phoenix, Arizona 85004
Phone (602) 258-4822 - Fax (602) 258-4825
- Oklahoma Tribes & Officials
(Some include active URL's.)
- Welcome to the Navajo Housing Authority Home page
Hooghan-Center of Family Growth, Strength and Beauty
- The Grand Council of the Crees "GCCEI, is the political voice of the James Bay Crees who live in the province of Quebec, Canada. Our Council was established in 1974 by eight Cree communities whose lands and traditional way of life were threatened by the construction of the James Bay hydroelectric development project in the north western portion of the province." Ottawa, Ontario
- Mike's Mi'kmaq Page "We are the First Nations Page of Eastern Canada called Mi'kmaq meaning "My kin-friends". We speak the tongue of the great Algonquian, children of the Wabanaki (People of the Dawn), and Gate Keepers of the Eastern Shore."
- The Edisto Indian Organization "The Indian people currently living in the Four Holes area of Dorchester County and the Little rock or Creeltown area of Collenton County in South Carolina, are currently known as Edisto Indians. They were originally called Kusso - Natchez." (Ridgeville, SC)
- Welcome to the Costanoan Ohlone Indian Canyon Resource
"A Resource of Information and Multimedia about California Costanoan (Ohlone) and other Indigenous Californians: Maps, History, Current Events, Contacts, Native American experience."
- Inter Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc. "The purpose of the corporation is to provide the member tribes with the means for action on matters that affect them collectively and individually, to promote tribal sovereignty and to strengthen tribal governments."
- Arizona Indian Tribes: Guide to the Reservations - Arizona American Indian Tourism Association (Information for 21 tribes!)
- Tribes on the Colorado Plateau
(**Note: Thirty listings some with URL's!)
- Lakota na Dakota Wowapi Oti Kin - Lakota Information Home Page
"Welcome to the Lakota na Dakota Wowapi Oti Kin, The Lakota Dakota Information Home Page. This is a joint project by Martin Broken Leg at Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD, and Raymond Bucko, S.J. at Creighton University, Omaha, NE. This page deals with Lakota and Dakota peoples. These distinct but related groups are sometimes referred to as Sioux or Siouan peoples. This page does not represent an officially sanctioned voice for any of these peoples either as individuals or as corporate groups."
- Indian Congress Tribal Delegates Courtesy Omaha Library
"Apache, Arapaho, Assiniboine, Blackfoot, Calispel, Cheyenne, Chippewa, Crow, Flathead, Iowa, Kiowa, Kootenai, Omaha, Otoe, Ponca, Pueblo, Sauk, Sioux, Tonkawa, Winnebago, Wichita"
- Montana - Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council
- Tribes: Arapaho Business Council, Blackfeet Tribal Business Council, Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribal Council, Chippewa Cree Business Committee, Crow Tribal Council, Fort Belknap Tribal Council, Fort Peck Tribal Council, Northern Cheyenne Tribal Council, Shoshone Business Council, Little Shell Tribe
- Assiniboine and Gros Ventre
(Fort Belknap Indian Reservation)
- Assiniboine and Sioux (Fort Peck Reservation) Poplar, Montana
- ITCN Network - The Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada: Presents links to Nevada
Tribes & Community Organizations that serve Indian People in Nevada!
- Nevada Tribal Governments
- Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California
- Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation-Nevada & Idaho
- Yerington Paiute Tribe - Colony and Campbell Ranch
- Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
- Ely Shoshone Tribe
- Duckwater Shoshone Tribe of the Duckwater Reservation
- Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe
- Fort McDermitt Paiute and Shoshone Tribe
- Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Reservation, Utah
- Las Vegas Paiute Tribe
- Lovelock Paiute Tribe
- Moapa Paiute Band of the Moapa Indian Reservation
- Reno Sparks Indian Colony
- Summit Lake Paiute Tribe
- Winnemucca Colony
- Walker River Paiute Tribe
- Yomba Shoshone Tribe
- Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians
(Comprised of the following four Bands.)
- The NARF Guide to Indian Country: "Encompasses tribal leaders, tribes, and reservations within Indian Country. All listings have contact information for the tribe, and, where available, the following as well: Phone and Fax Numbers, Email Address, Web Site (official or unofficial), BIA Area Office/Agency, BIA Office Phone and Fax."
- P18S.COM "The Internet Headquarters for the License Plate Collector!"
- License Plates of "American & Canadian Indian Tribes"
* Absentee Shawnee Tribe * Anishinabek Nation, CA * Cherokee Nation, OK *
* Crow Creek Sioux Tribe * Comanche Nation * Cheyenne Arapahoe Tribe *
* Chickaloon Tribe * Colville Tribe * Devils Lake Sioux Tribe *
* Fon Du Lac Band * Gold Creek-Susitna Tribe * Iowa Tribe *
* Oglala Sioux Tribe * Oklahoma State Tribal Representative *
* Keweenaw Bay Obijwa Tribe - Michigan *