Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California

Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California

About Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California

The Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California is a federally recognized tribe of Miwok people in Amador County, California. The Buena Vista Miwok are Sierra Miwok, an indigenous people of California. The tribe conducts business from Sacramento, California. The tribe is led by an elected council. The current tribal chairperson is Rhonda Morningstar Pope. Tribal staff includes Dr. Roselynn Lwenya, the environmental resources director, and Arnold Samuel, the General Counsel. Tribal enrollment is based in lineal descent from original tribal members; that is, the tribe has no minimum blood quantum requirements. The Buena Vista Rancheria is 67-acre parcel of land, located just outside the census-designated place of Buena Vista, Amador County, California.

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