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- WISHTOYO. Dubin, Margaret // News from Native California;Spring2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p4
The article features the recreated Chumash village of the Wishtoyo Foundation located at Nicholas Canyon County Park in Malibu, California. The village consists of a ceremonial enclosure, willow and tule reed houses, a redwood-plank tomol and a sweat lodge. Mati Waiya, Chumash elder and...
- Tomol Evening. Trevor, Terra // News from Native California;Winter2015/2016, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p22
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of camping at Limuw, Santa Cruz Island off the coast of California to participate in the annual Tomol trek of the Chumash people in September 2015.
- Chemical Forestry Threatens Tradition and Health. Pena, Laurel // News from Native California;Fall2002, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p16
Reports on the effect of herbicide spraying on Yurok Indian Reservation in California. Geography of the area; Mixtures that are included in the herbicides; Involvement of the California Department of Pesticide Regulation in the Yurok reservation; Effect of spraying on food supply and...
- Chumash. // California Indians;1999, p11
Highlights data about the traditional way of life, population and language of Chumash, one of the early California Indian groups that settled in the state's southern coast.
- California's commercial spaceport rises on native land. Anderson, John M. // Earth Island Journal;Fall98, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p42
Focuses on the environmental impact of creation of the California Commercial Spaceport (CCS) near Santa Barbara. Development site as former home of the ancient Chumash Indian nation; Public's lack of understanding of the seriousness of increasingly contentious relationships between the...
- CHUMASH. Nabokov, Peter // Encyclopedia of North American Indians (Houghton Mifflin);1996, p121
The article focuses on the Chumash Indian culture of south central California. Chumash culture developed over many hundreds of years. Archeologists identify Millingstone Indians as probable Chumash ancestors. Over time their egalitarian way of life produced the most complex, stratified...
- Gene Pool(ing). Emerick, Bruce // Archaeology;May/Jun2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p8
Presents a letter to the editor of "Archaeology" regarding interbreeding between Polynesians and Chumash or ancient South American tribes. Response to the article "The Polynesian Connection," found in the March/April 2005 issue.
- Solstice Markers at "House of Two Suns". Hammond, Norm // Archaeoastronomy;2002/2003, Vol. 17, p23
The Native American Chumash have inhabited the central coast of California for at least the last 10,000 years. There is evidence that they created markers that interact with sunlight and shadow to indicate the times of summer and winter solstice. If a solstice marker is found at a Chumash rock...
- Park Service seeks new steward--and direction. Wilkinson, Todd // Christian Science Monitor;1/15/97, Vol. 89 Issue 35, p3
Reports on the search for a director for the United States National Park Service (NPS), upon the resignation of Roger Kennedy. Condition of the NPS; Role of Congress in the state of the NPS; Consideration given to Robert Stanton as successor.