"The U.S. Geological Survey has recognized the importance of Native American knowledge as a complement to the U.S. Geological Survey mission to better understand the Earth and its systems. Collaboration allows the U.S. Geological Survey and Native American governments, organizations, and peoples to increase their mutual understanding of the increasing challenges facing our natural world." -usgs.gov
Native Ground, Middle Ground, Battle Ground: the River Raisin, the War of 1812, and the course of North American History
"As a military event, these battles...and their aftermath also reflect
generations of crisis, conflict, and accommodation for a host of confederated American
Indian groups in their dealings with European empires and colonists."
Indian lands of federally recognized tribes of the United States, 1885 and 2016 comparison