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Ancient Indian Shell Midden Site - California

Finding Lost Civilization Series. Explore an ancient Rumsen Indian shell midden site along the Big Sur coastline. In several California shell midden sites th...

River Camp Shell Midden Mound at Potts Preserve

While hiking at Potts Preserve near the River Camp I found this Shell Midden mound. I noticed many of these large along the Withlacoochee River. http://www.s...

Gathering of the Tribes Part 2/16 - Original Peoples - Shell Middens

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

archaeoLOGIC - Ep.22 - Shell Midden

We're talkin' trash on this episode!

Gathering of the Tribes Part 6/16 - Shell Middens cont'd. - Transportation & Tools

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

Shell Middens and Roadway Impacts

Cathy Lowenstein, from the Florida Forest Service, tells us about shell middens and discusses roadway impacts. http://floridablackbearscenicbyway.org/

Gathering of the Tribes Part 5/16 - Shell Middens cont'd. - Head Flattening

I had the honor of videotaping this educational talk on and by the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua & Siuslaw Indians (CTCLUSI) and the Confederated...

Shell Midden Mound at Hontoon Island State Park

The first inhabitants of the island were the Native Indians for thousands of years. Snails gathered from the shallows of the St. Johns River were a staple fo...

Strandloper Shell Middens

East Texas arrowheads todays finds 5/22/11. Shell midden

Took a little trip along the river today after 5 inches of rain this week. All that rain sure did wash out the birds! Our son Lake found a nice point and all...

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197 news items

AL.com

AL.com
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 04:13:19 -0800

The oldest signs of the rivers' first occupants are shell middens. Scattered north and south, the hundreds of middens represent encampments where stone-age peoples heaped up thousands of mussel shells to make dry spots in the swampy bottomlands ...

ABC Message Stick

ABC Message Stick
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:29:39 -0800

The island has a number of Indigenous sites, including shell middens and rock art (one of which is in the driveway of a house), and Troy ensures these areas are protected at all times. Troy is motivated by his respect for the Wulgurukaba and a love of ...
 
Aiken Standard
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:46:14 -0800

It's not too common along the coast but is occasionally seen growing as a component of ancient shell “middens.” John Nelson is the curator of the A.C. Moore Herbarium at the University of South Carolina, in the Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia.
 
Savannah Morning News
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:05:00 -0800

It's not too common along the coast, but is occasionally seen growing as a component of ancient shell “middens.” Whether you want to call it by its common name or scientific name, it's a really pretty shrub with those attractive leaves and fruits. I ...
 
The Australian
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 05:07:41 -0800

Among those demanding federal intervention is Clyde Mansell, chairman of the Tasmanian Aboriginal Land Council, who fears further damage of ancient shell middens and hut depressions from ATVs and 4WDs. “We are asking people to realise that what ...

Austrian Tribune

EurekAlert (press release)
Wed, 28 Aug 2013 14:00:00 -0700

Previously unknown archeological sites in forest islands reveal human presence in the western Amazon as early as 10,000 years ago, according to research published August 28 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Umberto Lombardo from the ...
 
Juneau Empire (subscription)
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 01:03:45 -0700

Shell middens,up to several thousand years old, have been found in the Aleutians, on the North Slope, and all over coastal Southeast, except where long sandy beaches are common. On Prince of Wales Island, middens composed mostly of barnacle and ...
 
Orlando Sentinel
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20:07:30 -0800

The Twin Mounds site is two large shell middens near the northwesterly shore of the Wekiva River. Author, documentary filmmaker and FOWR board member Bill Belleville will lead the excursion, providing background on earlier archaeological excavations ...
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