“There are no federally-recognized Native American tribes in Los Angeles, Ventura, or Orange County. That’s largely because it can be an incredibly long and difficult process — including collecting historical records, genealogy documentation, and tribal history — and it doesn’t always end in success.”

Read the full article by Steve Chiotakis here:https://www.kcrw.com/news/shows/greater-la/native-americans-la/tribal-recognition