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Noun1.Cocopah - a member of a North American Indian people living around the mouth of the Colorado RiverCocopah - a member of a North American Indian people living around the mouth of the Colorado River
Hoka, Hokan - a member of a North American Indian people speaking one of the Hokan languages
2.Cocopah - the Yuman language spoken by the Cocopa
Yuman - a group of language of the Hokan family in Arizona and California and Mexico
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The Tribal Warm Line serves the following Tribal Nations: Ak-chin Indian Community, Cocopah Indian Tribe, Colorado River Indian Tribes, Quechan Indian Tribe, San Carlos Apache Tribe, Tohono O'odham Nation and Tonto Apache Tribe.
Not only have plants, animals and marine life disappeared, but native people including the Cocopah and Cucapa--who have lived on the Delta for thousands of years--are now deprived of the landscape and river they used to hunt and fish," said the US-based Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), an organization that has participated in planning the project.
They share desert corridors through the Cocopah and Coyote Mountains.
The proposed fence will have a negative effect on four Native American lands: Tohono O'odham in southern Arizona, the Kickapoo in southern Texas, the Kumeyaay in southern California, and the Cocopah in the delta of the lower Colorado river.
85 Gender Male N 15 5 Female N 5 3 Home Language Spanish N 9 6 English N 1 0 Spanish & English N 6 2 Spanish & Cocopah N 0 0 Socioeconomic Status Free Lunch N 13 4 Reduced-Price Lunch N 0 2 Children With Typical Achievement PPVT-III 58.
Small numbers still exist on the desert south of the Cocopah Mountains and back of San Felipe Bay, as well as in various other localities, thence south to the Vizcaino Desert, where they are still more numerous than elsewhere.
Burney has worked as a consultant for the Oglala Sioux Nation, the Rosebud Lakota Sioux, the Cocopah Indian Tribe, and the Northern Cheyenne Tribe.
Though he doesn't play golf because of health problems, Jack enjoys their view overlooking the golf course and mountains at Yuma's Cocopah RV and Golf Resort.
Riverside communities in Nevada, California and Arizona as well as the reservations of the Fort Mojave, Colorado River Indian Tribes, Chemehuevi, Cocopah and Quechan nations are all at risk in the event of a major lower-basin flood.
Representatives from the Zuni Pueblo, Santa Ana Pueblo, Southern Ute, Northern Pueblo Association, White Mountain Apache, San Carlos Apache, Hopi, Hualapai, Cocopah, Salt River-Pima Maricopa, and the Colorado River Indian Tribes are actively helping the Technical Subgroup draft a portion of the recovery plan that addresses Native American issues.
The roots of the Cocopah Indian Tribe are intertwined in what was once a vast and thriving Lower Colorado River - a body of water they now strive to keep flowing for the benefit of their extended culture and future generations.
So far his data has come mainly from O'Odham, Kickapoo, Cocopah and Yaqui tribes.