Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 34 Page 35 Page 36 Page 37 Page 38 Page 39 Page 40 Page 41 Page 42 Page 43 Page 44 Page 45 Page 46 Page 47 Page 48 Page 49 Page 50 Page 51 Page 52 Page 53 Page 54 Page 55 Page 56 Page 57 Page 58 Page 59 Page 6043 oLac Vieux Desert = Gete-gitgaaning (old garden lake) Reservation = 1,450 acres (100% tribal owned) Tribal population = 760 Treaties: 1842, 1854 N4698 US 45 • Watersmeet, MI 49969 • (906) 359-4577 • (906) 358-4577 • www.lvdtribal.com A pair of islands near the northern Lac Vieux Desert shore provided fertile planting grounds for early Ojibwe inhabitants. The mainland village served as a fur trade center, and band members famously used fur sale proceeds to purchase surrounding land after the United States failed to establish a proper reservation. Today, two Lac Vieux Desert communities are located near the old village and ten miles north at Watersmeet. Minnesota oFond du Lac: Nagaajiwanaag (place where the water stops) Reservation = 101,000 acres (34% tribal owned & trust) Tribal population = 4,218 Treaties: 1837, 1842, 1854 1720 Big Lake Road • Cloquet, MN 55720 • (218) 879-4593 • www.fdlrez.com Situated on the south bank of the St. Louis River, the reservation includes ancient wild rice lakes which core sampling has dated to 3,000 years old. In recent decades, the tribe has successfully restored a number of manoomin lakes damaged by a state program that drained wetlands throughout Minnesota in hopes of creating suitable agricultural land. oMille Lacs: Misi-zaaga’iganiing (place of the big spread out lake) Reservation = 61,014 acres (33% tribal owned) Tribal population = 4,377 Treaties: 1837, 1842 43408 Oodena Drive • Onamia, MN 56359 • (320) 532-4181 • www.millelacsband.com The main portion of the Mille Lacs reservation is located along the southwest corner of Lake Mille Lacs. The large Minnesota lake houses an exceptional fishery where Ojibwe people continue to harvest traditional species including walleye, northern pike and yellow perch. The Band retains land in and around the communities of East Lake, Sandy Lake, Hinckley, McGregor, Minnewawa and Lake Lena. _____________________________________________ W Note on reservations: Some spellings or translations may slightly deviate from this list. Tribal population and reservation acreage data are from 2013.