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Bears Ears Controversy: Some Monumental Issues
(Archaeology Southwest, 1/8/2018)
This blog post was published in January 2018 by WSU professor emeritus Bill Lipe in response to the Trump administration's announcement in December 2017 that it will radically shrink federally protected lands in Utah, ...
Origins of southwestern domestic turkey
Archaeological Resource Conservation and the Wilderness System
(United States. Forest Service, 1/1/1975 0)
In this paper, I shall examine the interrelationships of the objectives of our National Wilderness Preservation System on the one hand, and the goals of archeological conservation on the other. Archeological resources are, ...
Leaving Mesa Verde: The Great Pueblo Migrations of the 13th Century
This presentation was given in May 2014 at the Spokane chapter meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA). The presentation deals with questions about where the former inhabitants of the Cedar Mesa region in ...
Two Presentations Regarding Cultural Resource Management Issues on Public Lands in Southeastern Utah
These two presentations were made at meetings organized by Senator Robert Bennett of Utah to obtain input from interested parties regarding public lands management issues in southeastern Utah. The first presentation, made ...
Anasazi culture and its relationship to the environment in the Red Rock Plateau region, Southeastern Utah
The problem addressed by this study is specification of the principal cultural and environmental variables that enabled the Anasazi, during five phases of culture, to occupy and adapt to the environment of the Red Rock ...
Final report for archaeological sampling survey of proposed additions to the existing Grand Gulch Primitive Area
(Department of Anthropology, Museum of Northern Arizona, 9/12/1977 )
Archeological Excavations In Glen Canyon: A Preliminary Report Of 1958 Work
(Utah Archeology, 1/1/1958 0)
A dozen archaeological sites, located in Southern Utah's deep Glen Canyon on the Colorado, were excavated in summer 1958 by a crew of archaeologists from the University of Utah. Some of these sites were flooded in the ...
Human adaptations on Cedar Mesa, southeastern Utah