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archaeoLOGIC - Ep.22 - Shell Midden

We're talkin' trash on this episode!

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...

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...

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...

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 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 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...

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...

Living Amid Middens Part 1

"Living Amid Middens—Preserving the Past, Looking to the Future" Phyllis Steeves, Archaeologist and Tribal Liaison for the Siuslaw National Forest October 9,...

Strandloper Shell Middens

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18 news items

 
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 ...

KeysNet

KeysNet
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:52:26 -0700

Much of it has come from shell middens (garbage heaps), burial mounds and ceremonial sites that held remnants of food sources, pottery shards and human bones. On Key Biscayne, for instance, an oval-shaped mound 75 feet long was discovered.
 
Online Athens
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:33:23 -0700

“Seen/Unseen: Sapelo,” Lawton said, will connect Georgia history from shell middens to slave owners to civil rights to the ballot box. Stories from before the Civil War still resonate today, he said. Lawton has been working with a team of graduate ...
 
Fiji Times
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:20:17 -0700

During an archaeological impact assessment at the site in October 2012, the Fiji Museum's team found pottery pieces, shell middens and a house mound there. In its assessment report, the team stated the rock was sacred to the yavusa Saru as it belonged ...
 
The Dominion Post
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:30:21 -0700

Historic sites, including shell middens and urupa (burial sites), had been found nearby. The 5770sqm block of ancestral land was once the site of Tuku Rakau agricultural village. Its chief in the mid-19th century was Grace's great-great-grandfather ...
 
Fiji Times
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:26:15 -0700

Some of the things found at the old village site during the assessment in October 2012 were pieces of pottery, shell middens and a house mound. A rock which is said to hold supernatural powers was also at the ancient village site but it lies at the ...

Sydney Morning Herald (blog)

Sydney Morning Herald (blog)
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 00:11:08 -0700

There are many shell middens here, evidence of the cape's traditional owners - the Yuin nation. Advertisement. However, if sea conditions are relatively calm, your best bet is to turn left and to rock-hop eastward. You might see some daredevil rock ...
 
Fiji Times
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:15:00 -0700

The assessment found a house mound measuring 10 metres by nine metres, some pottery sherds and shell middens at the ancient village site. Since people are living at the ancient village site, which has been preserved by the Fiji Museum, the area has ...
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