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Wind River Agency

The Wind River Reservation is located in southwestern Wyoming near Lander, Wyoming. This scenic and mountainous reservation is home to over 3,900 Eastern Shoshone and 8,600 Northern Arapahoe enrolled tribal members and contains about 2,268,000 acres of land within its exterior boundary. There are about 1,820,766 acres of tribal and allotted surface trust acreage.

The agency provides direct services in the following program areas: Executive Direction & Administration, Facilities Management, Agriculture, Forestry, Trust Services, Probate, Irrigation and Real Estate Services.

The Tribe has contracted the following programs: Job Placement & Training, Johnson O’Malley, Scholarships, Tribal Adult Education, Indian Child Welfare, Housing Improvement, Tribal Courts, Water Resources, Tribal Management & Development, Endangered Species, and Wildlife & Parks.