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This data dashboard, developed by the Native Lands Advocacy Project maps and summarizes parcel data for lands ceded from Native American Tribes and granted to Universities under the 1862 Morrill Act.  This data was compiled and made available by High Country News for their March 2020 Feature “Land-grab Universities.” The original source of the data is the Bureau of Land Management’s GLO Database. 

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