Yomba Shoshone Tribe of the Yomba Reservation

Yomba Shoshone Tribe of the Yomba Reservation

About Yomba Shoshone Tribe of the Yomba Reservation

The Yomba Shoshone Tribe of the Yomba Reservation is a federally recognized tribe of Western Shoshone Indians in central Nevada. The Yomba Shoshone Tribe is headquartered in Austin, Nevada. The tribe is governed by a democratically elected, six-person tribal council. Tribal enrollment requires a one-half degree Shoshone blood quantum. The Yomba Reservation occupies 4,718.46 acres in Nye County, Nevada. The reservation is divided into two districts: the Upper, including Doyle Ranch, and Lower, including Bowler Ranch. They ratified their constitution on 20 December 1939, under the 1934 Indian Reorganization Act.'

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