Local Community & Advocacy Resources

    • Amah Mutsun Land Trust: Restoring indigenous knowledge and practices to Popeloutchom - our ancestral lands. Includes research and restoration projects

    • Sogorea Te' Land Trust: An urban Indigenous women-led land trust that facilitates the return of Indigenous land to Indigenous people

    • The Amah Mutsun Relearning Program at the UCSC Arboretum: Collaborative effort to assist the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band in their efforts of cultural revitalization, recuperation and relearning of dormant culture knowledge, and environmental justice

    • Native Land: A resource for North Americans (and others) to find out more about local Indigenous territories and languages

    • One example of a local Land Acknowledgement from UCSC

    • Continue to diversify your classroom libraries with quality children's literature and titles that don't just focus on trauma, but also the joy and everyday living of First Nation peoples. Try Good Minds Books, featuring First Nations, Metis, and Intuit Books as a starting place.

National & International Advocacy Resources