Amah Mutsun

Friends of Juristac Organizing Meeting

Friends of Juristac are volunteers who support the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band in their efforts to stop an extractive mining project at their most sacred site, Juristac. The EIR (environmental impact report) will be completed early August. We need massive public support so our county supervisors will vote to protect Juristac and not side with… Read more »

Saving Juristac: Tribal Chair Valentin Lopez Speaks

Amah Mutsun Tribal Chair Valentin Lopez will speak about protecting Juristac, the ancient ceremonial site located in South County. A proposed sand and gravel quarry threatens to level sacred hills and rip 40 million tons of material from pits covering 320 acres. Aside from containing cultural sites, Juristac is an ecologically sensitive wildlife corridor, home… Read more »