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Umatilla Reservation. The Umatilla reservation is situated in the northeastern part of Oregon, in the county of the same name, and contains , acres. A large portion of this area is fine wheat land, yielding an average of 35 bushels to the acre. The balance is good grazing and timberland. The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation are the federally recognized confederations of three Sahaptin-speaking Native American tribes who traditionally inhabited the Columbia River Plateau region: the Cayuse, Umatilla, and Walla Walla.. When the leaders of the Walla Walla, Cayuse, and Umatilla peoples signed the Treaty of Walla Walla with the United States in , they. Today the Umatilla Reservation totals , acres. Of that total, 90, are trust acres (52%) and in Individual Indian/Tribal ownership, including trust and fee. 48% is owned by non-Indians. The CTUIR Inheritance Code approved Board of Trustees Resolution # on April 7, and approved by the BIA on Whereas the confederated bands of Cayuse, Walla-Walla, and Umatilla Indians, residing upon the Umatilla Indian Reservation, in the State of Oregon, have expressed a willingness to settle upon lands in severalty on their said reservation, and to have their lands not needed for such allotment .
Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation, Pendleton, OR. 6, likes talking about this. OFFICIAL FB PAGE for the Tribal government of the Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla peopleFollowers: K. Date: March 1, Contact: [email protected] WASHINGTON – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs John Tahsuda announced today that the Department of the Interior has signed an agreement with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation in Oregon to guide implementation of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations. Land allotment policy ended with the Indian Reorganization Act of Although Indians residing on the reservation voted against the Act, much of it was accepted in principle. The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation initiated land acquisition programs during this period and encouraged tribal members to retain land in Indian by: 3. The three tribes of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation have an enrollment of nearly 3, members. The Umatilla Reservation covers , acres, about 8% of Umatilla County. City: Pendleton, populat Elevation 1, Incorporated County: Umatilla, populat 3, square miles.
• About half live on or near the Reservation Treaty Of Confederation of Cayuse, Umatilla, and Walla Walla Tribes Ceded million acres with US Government Retained reserved treaty rights within ceded lands UIR Land Base Survey , acres Dawes Allotment Act: , Restoration: , Currently 2, members Our Work Force. In , another act reduced the reservation with additional allotments, opening former reservation lands to non-Indians and reducing the Umatilla Reservation to , acres. On the Warm Springs Reservation, tribal members voted in to accept the Indian Reorganization Act (), better known as the Wheeler-Howard Act. Today the Umatilla Reservation was officially designated as a Purple Heart Reservation. The Purple Heart is awarded to members of the armed forces who are wounded by an instrument of war in the. Date: March 1, Contacts: [email protected] WASHINGTON – Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs John Tahsuda announced today that the Department of the Interior has signed an agreement with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation in Oregon to guide implementation of the Land Buy-Back Program for Tribal Nations.