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Curated collections of narrative story maps, data dashboards, thematic maps, and other content that presents the data wrapped in context or into actionable hubs for thematic planning.
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If you do a quick Google search of food access on Native American reservations, odds are that you will find a plethora of articles that
Previously, in one of our most popular blog posts, NLAP highlighted the prominence of female-led agricultural operations on Native reservations: The data [from our Agriculture
Rez Croplands: How Native Farmers and Ranchers Can Leverage the USDA’s Cropland Data Layer for Land Planning
According to summary statistics from the USDA’s Cropland Data Layer (CDL), there were about 110 million acres of cropland (5.7%) on Native American reservations (including