Gros Ventre

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Synonyms for Gros Ventre

a member of the Sioux people formerly inhabiting an area along the Missouri river in western North Dakota


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a Siouan language spoken by the Hidatsa


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NER and Gros Ventre stands had similar browse rates.
But other factors appear to be in play on East Gros Ventre Butte, a small mountain that looms over the west side of town, its base dotted with homes and businesses.
East Gros Ventre Butte Sun Apr 20, 2014(Reuters) - A slow-moving landslide claimed a house in Jackson, Wyoming as crews scrambled to prevent a water main from rupturing and flooding the affluent resort town with two million gallons of water, a city manager said Saturday.
Signatories in Alberta are the First Nations that comprise the Blackfoot Confederacy: Blood, Piikani, Siksika, and Tsuu T'ina; and in Montana, the Blackfeet Nation, the Assiniboine and Gros Ventre Tribes of Fort Belknap Indian Reservation, the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of Fort Peck Indian Reservation, the Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Indian Reservation.
With the invocation of prayers and pipe smoke atop Snake Butte, the Assiniboine and Gros Ventre Indians welcomed back a missing link to the prairie ecology.
The museum's very large collection also includes the cultural histories, art and enduring traditions of the Crow, Cheyenne, Kiowa, Comanche, Blackfeet, Sioux, Gros Ventre and Pawnee peoples.
The land consists of two 640-acre parcels and an additional 86 acres along the Gros Ventre River that the federal government gave to the state in 1890 as a way to generate income for education.
In Winters, the Supreme Court affirmed a lower-court ruling guaranteeing the Gros Ventre and Assiniboine Tribes reserved water rights in the Milk River.
We have to keep our feet in two worlds if we want to succeed," said Gwen Lankford, who is Salish and Gros Ventre and works for KECI-TV in Missoula.
When the company he worked for made plans to enter the Gros Ventre Wilderness in Teton County, he leaked the tip to local advocates, whose passion for wilderness preservation radicalized a guy for whom the hippie lifestyle had, until that point, been primarily a vehicle for doing drugs and getting laid.
The Gros Ventre Indians call Robert Upham a mixed blood.
com) offers one ranch along the Snake River, two ranches along the Gros Ventre River and 14 ranches on the West Gros Ventre Butte.
Il resulte de ce deficit une anemie chronique severe entraEnant des deformations faciales (facies mongoloide), un nanisme, un gros ventre, a cause d'un gros foie et d'une volumineuse rate).
But then, Jackson is virtually surrounded by mountains -- the Teton Range to the west and the Gros Ventre Range to the east -- so it's hard to avoid having a spectacular view.
The community of Jackson Hole is a beautiful 48-mile-long valley surrounded by the Teton Mountains to the west and the Gros Ventre Mountains to the east.