Economic development plan for Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation.
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Economic development plan for Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation. by International Development Services.

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Published in Washington .
Written in English



  • Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation (Nev.),
  • Pyramid Lake (Nev.)


  • Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation (Nev.),
  • Pyramid Lake (Nev.) -- Recreational use.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsE99.P2 I5
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5762272M
LC Control Number71212654

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The reservation has sq mi (1, km 2) in land area, and includes all of Pyramid Lake, and all of the Truckee River from the Big Bend north. The reservation is centered on Pyramid Lake, which comprises 25% of the reservation's : 1, km² ( sq mi). A collection of 13 scholarly articles and essays, this book makes available hard-to-find information and theories about American Indian economic development. Part I, "The Land and the People", emphasizes cultural traditions and beliefs of Indian people and traces the development of the concept of sovereignty and its applicability to Indian self determination. The leader of the largest Indian tribe in the U.S. discussed his plan to increase employment and private sector development on the Navajo reservation. Unemployment averages 30 to 50 percent and. The lack of economic development on reservations is a major factor in creating the extreme poverty, unemployment, and the accompanying social issues that Indian nations face. Tribal governments can help solve this problem by increasing the number of privately and tribally owned businesses on reservations.

Pyramid Lake also received an honorable mention award as a tribal destination from the American Indian Alaskan Native Tourism Association. One bit of economic development that leaves a light footprint, meanwhile, came with the tribe’s decision to sell fireworks at its stores at Nixon and Wadsworth. The Stone Mother at Pyramid Lake, which has been off-limits to tourists as of Thirty miles northeast of Reno, Nevada, in the middle of the Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation, lies a pristine desert lake at the terminus of the Truckee : Rebecca Nagle. The Economic Development Department improves the economic well being of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe entrepreneurs and business. The goal of the department is to steer the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe toward self-sufficiency through the development of new initiatives and ensure the efficient operation of existing programs and businesses. Written by an internationally recognized legal expert and educator, Strategies and Methods for Tribal Economic Development provides strategic-level guidance for tribal economic development planning, along with connections to available funding and resources for implementing the selected strategies.5/5(1).

Division of Economic Development According to the U.S. Census, American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) had an unemployment rate of %, well above the national average of %. In addition, % of AI/AN were living in poverty, compared to the national average of %. Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Nixon, NV. K likes. Official Facebook page for the Tribal Government of the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe. (Kooyooe Ticutta)/5(91). Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation, Reno, Nevada. likes 1 talking about this 1, were here. The Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation is a United States /5(). In Planning the American Indian Reservation, Zaferatos presents a holistic and practical approach to explaining the practice of Native American planning. The book unveils the complex conditions that tribes face by examining the historic, political, legal, and theoretical dimensions of the tribal planning situation in order to elucidate the 2/5(1).