Many Native American tribes seek to be recognized by the government .
There are currently `561 Native American tribes recognized by the U .S .
government . These tribes are designated to have their own form of
government , to enact laws , to establish tribal memberships , to issue
license and regulate activities (The U .S . Relationship to American
Indian and Alaska Native Tribes , 2005 .
Today , Native American Indians continue to be a part of the American
landscape and in the U .S...