The Yurok Tribe

Document Details:

Title: The Yurok Tribe
Category: Website
External URL:
Updated Date: 09.01.2017
Author(s)/Source(s): Yurok Tribe
Publication Date: 2016
Focal Topic: Land Management & Irrigation, Salmon, Lower Klamath
Location: Lower Klamath, Trinity River
Watershed Code: 180102

The mission of the Yurok Tribe is to exercise the aboriginal and sovereign rights of the Yurok People to continue forever our Tribal traditions of self-governance, cultural and spiritual preservation, stewardship of Yurok lands, waters and other natural endowments, balanced social and economic development, peace and reciprocity, and respect for the dignity and individual rights of all persons living within the jurisdiction of the Yurok Tribe, while honoring our Creator, our ancestors and our descendants.

Keyword Tags:
self-governance, stewardship