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Environmental factors in archaeological site locations

Grady, James

Environmental factors in archaeological site locations

by Grady, James

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Published by Colorado State Office, Bureau of Land Management in Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Piceance Creek Valley (Colo.),
  • Colorado,
  • Piceance Creek Valley,
  • Piceance Creek Valley.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Colorado -- Piceance Creek Valley -- Antiquities.,
    • Land settlement patterns, Prehistoric -- Colorado -- Piceance Creek Valley.,
    • Archaeological site location -- Colorado -- Piceance Creek Valley.,
    • Piceance Creek Valley (Colo.) -- Antiquities.,
    • Colorado -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Grady.
      SeriesCultural resources series ;, no. 9, Cultural resources series (United States. Bureau of Land Management. Colorado State Office) ;, no. 9.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE78.C6 G7 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 372 p. :
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4237593M
      LC Control Number80602060

      locations. As part of DAHP's GIS initiative, more t archaeological sites have been mapped in GIS and attributed with information regarding site type (e.g., burials, petroglyphs). Each site is mapped within a geodatabase and linked to a scanned image of the original documentation regarding the discovery of the site. The book's ten chapters start from first principles and guide the illustrator through the historical development of archaeological illustration and basic skills. Each chapter then deals with a different illustrative technique - drawing in the field during survey work and excavation, drawing artefacts, buildings and reconstructions, producing.

      book review Community-based Heritage in Africa - Unveiling Local Research and Development Initiatives by Peter R. Schmidt, London, Routledge, , pp., £ (paperback), ISBN: In this volume we will consider factors that render effective management of archaeological sites open to the public feasible, and therefore sustainable. We approach this in two ways: The first is by presenting some promising ways to assess and enhance the feasibility of establishing effective : Paperback.

      Temperate climates are not usually conducive to organic preservation at archaeological sites because of variable temperatures and fluctuating precipitation At Ozette, the extraordinary preservation of organic materials such as wooden containers, baskets, weaving . The main criticism comes from the fact that some environmental factors have influenced the distribution of existing sites by generating environmental determinism in archaeology (Wheatley and.


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Environmental Factors In Archaeological Site Locations [James Grady] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Interest in high and why man distributed his activities where he did over the landscape is a comparatively recent phenomenon in archaeology.

In Willey identified the total landscape distribution of sites as being the most difficult to comprehend.5/5(1). Get this from a library. Environmental factors in archaeological site locations. [James Grady] -- "A plausible reconstruction of a life style based on seasonal movement of people to exploit resources whose location is determined by altitude.

Modern environmental data, both floral and faunal. Cite this Record. Environmental Factors in Archeological Site Locations. James Grady. Salt Lake City, UT: Bureau of Land Management. (tDAR id: ).

Environmental Variables as Factors in Site Location: An Example From the Upper Midwest. Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology Stone, D. A Regional Synthesis and Archaeological Site Location Prediction Model for South Coastal Santa Barbara County, California.

Unpublished Master's thesis, Department of Anthropology. 4 Archaeological Sites. Archaeology covers a wide diversity in time, space, subject matter, and approach. An archaeological site can be any place that has been a scene of past human activity, including a briefly settled campsite, a shipwreck, a monumental city, or the evidence of any number of different combinations of human remains.

Marianna Kulkova, Andrey Mazurkevich, Dmitry Gerasimov, "Stone Age archaeological sites and environmental changes during the Holocene in the NW region of Russia", Geology and Archaeology: Submerged Landscapes of the Continental Shelf, J.

Harff, G. Bailey, F. Lüth. Abstract. In recent years site environmental assessments have been recognized as a fundamental part of effective cultural resource management. However, the inclusion of an assessment of the natural and burial environment in underwater archaeological investigation has not been adopted universally.

While several recent studies have examined how environmental changes affected the spatiotemporal variation of archaeological sites in and around the Heihe River basin during historical period (Hu and Li,; Shi et al., ; Xie et al., ), these changes in archaeological site distribution have not yet been discussed within the.

Environmental archaeology is the study of past human economy and environment using earth and life sciences. It tells us about ecological, cultural, economic, and climate change. Archaeological sites are created by human activity involving material culture (acquisition, manufacture, use, deposition).

Archaeological sites and landscapes are. record an archaeological site with great precision in order to preserve the context of artifacts and features, and they work in teams with many other specialists.

A site is divided into squares to help keep track of the location of each find, and a site plan (a map) is. future performance or life of the site or structure in its environment.

Obviously, for archaeological sites, changing or controlling the environment by reburial, building a protective enclosure or shelter on site, or relocating selected components such as murals or sculpture, often indoors.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Environmental archaeology. Archéologie de l'environnement. Antiquities -- Sites -- Location -- Environmental factors; More like this: Similar Items.

The Standard Environmental Reference (SER) is an on-line resource to help state and local agency staff plan, prepare, submit, and evaluate environmental documents for transportation projects.

The SER contains information appropriate to all transportation projects developed under the auspices of Caltrans, and to all local agency highway or local. High in the mountains in the middle of a lonely Siberian lake, scientists discovered the most mystifying archaeological site in Russia in Por-Bajin (which means “Clay House “) is a 1,year-old structure of 7 acres that takes up most of the small island on which it sits.

Containing a maze of over 30 buildings, its high outer walls. location would be expected to contain an archaeological site. In this way, the model uses environmental conditions to leverage what is known about existing archaeological sites and to expand that knowl-edge to unsurveyed or under-surveyed parts of the state.

However, we realize that there are reasons for an archaeological site to exist. The major factors affecting destruction are identified as development, agriculture and natural erosion.

Of this number,are archaeological sites. Since48% of land with archaeological monuments has revealed some evidence for destruction of the archaeological remains. Among these monuments, 9% of land reveals a pattern of total.

The purpose of this paper is to review the performance of the protective shelters installed over three archaeological sites in Malta over the past decade, and to draw some key lessons learnt that may be useful to others when considering whether to adopt a similar solution.

The conservation threats to the Megalithic Temples of Malta are introduced and defined—these range from material issues. The construction of Glen Canyon Dam, which was completed increated Lake Powell, the nation’s second largest reservoir. Lake Powell flooded the canyons that had been carved out by the river over time, drowning archaeology sites, plants, and animals, and irreversibly altering the environment.

Environmental archaeology is a sub-field of archaeology which emerged in s and is the science of reconstructing the relationships between past societies and the environments they lived in.

The field represents an archaeological-palaeoecological approach to studying the palaeoenvironment through the methods of human palaeoecology. Reconstructing past environments and past peoples.

Site Stabilization; Site Stabilization. Site stablization is an important part of archaeological site preservation and protection. Factors that effect the stabilization of sites, such as erosion, foot traffic, and looting, can lead to extensive site damage and in some cases, complete site destruction.That is a very large question.

The primary factors are the soil it is deposited on top of, the material, shape, and design of the item, the environment at the time it was left behind, the following soil environment, the length of time it has been.Other sites on Upolu include archaeological remains found inland at Luatuanu'u (house sites), Lufilufi and were also a scatter of sites on the south coast from Lotofaga to Lepa extending inland two to three kilometers.

Janet Davidson spent six months carrying out site surveys on Upolu (–) in Sasoa'a at Falefa Valley, Lalomanu village in the Aleipata district and at the.