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This storymap presents current recognized native land areas from the US Census Bureau and The Bureau of Indian Affairs. Also included are the Land Areas Judicially Established during the 1978 Indian Claims Commission (ICC).

This storymap displays the 2019 Native Land Area Representations from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs, the 2019 Tiger Boundary files form the United States Census Bureau as well as the Indian Areas Judicially Established through the 1978 Indian Claims Commission. 

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