Ohlone people

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Ohlone people are a Native American people from the north and central California coast.[1] They lived in small villages, and they hunted deer and other animals.[2] Ohlone groups who lived near the shore ate shellfish too. After eating them, they put their shells in mounds called shellmounds. They also buried the dead in shellmounds.[3]

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  1. http://www.islaiscreek.org/ohlonehistcultfedrecog.html
  2. Cornelisse, Tara M.; Bennett, Michelle K.; Letourneau, Deborah K. (2013-08-12). "The Implications of Habitat Management on the Population Viability of the Endangered Ohlone Tiger Beetle (Cicindela ohlone) Metapopulation". PLoS ONE. 8 (8): e71005. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0071005. ISSN 1932-6203.
  3. "Shellmounds of the Bay Area – United States". Sacred Land. Retrieved 2020-05-25.

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