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Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement 

The Corvallis School District in Corvallis, Oregon, is located within the traditional homelands of the Marys River or Ampinefu Band of Kalapuya. Following the Willamette Valley Treaty of 1855, Kalapuya people were forcibly removed to reservations in Western Oregon. Today, living descendants of these people are a part of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Community of Oregon ( and the Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Indians (

[Above statement adapted from Oregon State University Land Acknowledgement; you can locate it in full by clicking here

Additional information about the importance of land acknowledgement and history of Corvallis land can be found by clicking here.

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