Volvon National Park proposal

Spring 2015 Volvon National Park A Vision The Volvon Tribe controlled Mount Diablo and the Black Hills to the south east for perhaps thousands of years. Native Americans throughout central California recognized Mount Diablo as the hub of their spiritual universe and origin myths, and still do. The civilized and cosmopolitan Volvon culture was far more developed, settled, and pervasive than is generally recognized or acknowledged. Today the entire Volvon territory is virtually undisturbed from the time of their tribe’s extirpation just over 200 years ago. We have identified over 80 intact village and camp sites and over 2000 bedrock mortar holes in Volvon territory alone. Our proposal is to combine all the nearby tribal territories that are contiguous to Mount Diablo, and lying … Continue reading Volvon National Park proposal