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Tribal affairs - Tribal information
Wisconsin tribes have been and will always be a very unique and integral part of this state’s past, present, and future. All tribes within the United States are considered sovereign nations, essentially a “nation within a nation”.
Being a sovereign nation entails that the tribe is self-governing and the federal government acknowledges this right. Each tribe has a developed governmental structure and land base within the state however, the structure and land base are all unique to each tribe. They all vary in their economic standing but many are able to compete as a major business contender within the state.
This section includes an overview of information, statistics, and resources pertaining to the areas in which the DOT is involved with Wisconsin Tribes.
11 Federally recognized Tribal Governments in Wisconsin
Tribes of Wisconsin (reference book) - This manual, created by the Department of Administration, serves as an educational tool that contains information about the history of the Tribes, elected Tribal officials, Tribal government and Tribal demographics.
- Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
- Forest County Potawatomi Community
- Ho-Chunk Nation
- Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
- Lac Du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Indians
- Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin
- Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin
- Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
- Sokaogon Chippewa Community
- St. Croix Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
- Stockbridge-Munsee Band of Mohican Indians
Wisconsin's Tribal organizations
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Last modified: November 8, 2013
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