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Response to article: “Strategic Desecration of a Local Sacred Native American Site”

Response to article: “Strategic Desecration of a Local Sacred Native American Site”

    By Ken Owen, Channel Islands Restoration It is very unfortunate that Lori Denman in her column, “Strategic Desecration of a Local Sacred Native American Site” never bothered to contact any of the agencies that were repeatedly accused of breaking federal law in her article. Contrary to the many demonstrably false statement in the story, […]

Strategic Desecration of a Local Sacred Native American Site

Strategic Desecration of a Local Sacred Native American Site

By Lori Denman A sacred site of the Chumash people in the Santa Barbara area known to the tribe as Shalawa, is under threat. It’s a three-acre parcel that sits on what is commonly referred to as “Hammonds Meadow” and “Sea Meadow”. For life long monitor David Daniel Diaz of the Barbareno Indian tribe, it is a […]