Tribes that support the California Coastal National Monument Expansion Act
The Beautiful proposed lands also carry incredible historic and cultural stories. Here are the tribes that support the California Coastal National monument expansion act because they know it will protect the land- forever.
The Amah Mutsun Tribal Band
The Amah Mutsun Tribal Band currently has an enrolled membership of nearly 600 BIA documented Indians. All lineages comprising the “Amah Mutsun Tribal Band” are the direct descendants of the aboriginal Tribal groups whose villages and territories fell under the sphere of influence of Missions San Juan Bautista (Mutsun) and Santa Cruz (Awaswas) during the late 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Northern Chumash Tribal Council of San Luis Obispo California (Piedras Blancas)
For Hundreds of years, the Chumash people have lived in San Luis Obispo County. The Chumash are the First Peoples of this land and have thrived as a maritime culture along this coastline enjoying its magnificent beauty. The Chumash are still a vibrant community, practicing their heritage and culture today.
The Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria (Trinidad Head)
The Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria is a federally recognized tribe located near the City of Trinidad, California. The tribe’s continued growth includes social & cultural programs, business enterprises, partnerships and services for tribal members which honor the past and look toward the future.