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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...

Shell Middens and Roadway Impacts

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

Strandloper Shell Middens

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...

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,...

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6 news items

 
Herald Sun
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:15:00 -0700

ALTHOUGH the Cadigal people were the first to live there — leaving behind marked trees, rock carvings and shell middens to attest to their presence — the area we now know as Sydney was transformed beyond recognition after the British established a ...
 
seattlepi.com
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:17:42 -0700

He examined ancient shell middens from Alaska to Puget Sound and determined that Native Americans centuries ago caught and ate gobs of herring — so many that it clearly was among the most important fish they ate. Herring bones were present at almost ...
 
The Seattle Times
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:51:23 -0700

He examined ancient shell middens from Alaska to Puget Sound and determined that Native Americans centuries ago caught and ate gobs of herring — so many that it clearly was among the most important fish they ate. Herring bones were present at almost ...

Florida Times-Union

Florida Times-Union
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 02:32:44 -0700

There are more than 5 miles of trails through mature woodlands and along the St. Johns River. The park is crosscut by Hammock Creek and adjacent to Spanish Pond and Fort Caroline. Numerous Indian shell middens line the banks of the St. Johns River, ...

BBC News

BBC News
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0700

Away from the shoreline, back inside the forest, archaeologists have recorded shell middens and found ancient flints from when the area was occupied during Neolithic times. Sources: Forestry Commission Scotland, Moray Firth Partnership and Highland ...
 
Thewakullanews
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0700

1) How quickly did these shell middens accumulate? Long-term use of a site might lead to more shell, deposited over a longer period of time, whereas an equal amount of shell that was rapidly deposited might indicate discrete events, such as feasting.
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