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Environment Research (Investigation Type)

These are studies that examine aspects of the present or past natural environment to provide a context, often off-site, for interpreting archaeological resources. Sometimes reported in stand-alone volumes representing significant research, such investigations may include geomorphological, paleontological, or palynological work.

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12,000 Year Record of Environmental Change From the Missouri Coteau, Central South Dakota (1987)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 52729] Eric C. Grimm.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


1917-1930 Administrative Records (2009)

DOCUMENT [ID: 369406] Uploaded by: Tol Cherry

These documents are a collection of administrative correspondence to and from Casa Grande Ruins National Monument between 1917 and 1930.


1960 Graffiti correspondence (1960)

DOCUMENT [ID: 371604] Natt Dodge.

This document is a memorandum from the Regional Archaeologist of Santa Fe to the Superintendent of Casa Grande Ruins National Monument. It regards the April 1876 historic graffiti of Sheldon Jackson located in the Great House. It mentions a biography of Mr. Jackson written by a Mrs. Dodge.


1981 Andresen, John M., Radio Carbon Dates from the Casa Grande

PROJECT [ID: 371556] Uploaded by: Tol Cherry

This document is a report regarding the radio carbon dating of the wooden beams used in the construction of the Great House at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument. It was done through the National Park Service Purchase Order PX 8100-0-0076 P.O.


1988 Archaeological Investigations at the Shrew Site, 41 Wn 73, Wilson County, Southern Texas (1988)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 153405] Joseph H. Labadie.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


The 1993 and 1994 Archeological Investigations at James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Mentor, Lake County, Ohio (2013)

DOCUMENT [ID: 394793] Rose E. Pennington.

Previous 1990 and 1991 archeological investigations at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site (JAGA) resulted in the recognition of Late Prehistoric and Historic 1930s-1950s components (Hunt 1999; Lee 1994). From June 21 to July 2, 1993, the Midwest Archeological Center (MWAC) conducted an archeological inventory and evaluation at JAGA. These investigations included shovel test surveys of the proposed access road and sanitary sewer line, and test excavations in the proposed parking lot...


1995 Sand Wash Basin Survey & Limited Surface Collection-Paleontological Survey (1996)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 43526] Patrick Ervin.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


ОТЧЕТ ОБ АРХЕОЛОГИЧЕСКОМ ПОЛЕВОМ ИССЛЕДОВАНИИ В 2007 ГОДУ, ВКЛЮЧАЯ ГЕОЛОГИЧЕСКОЕ ОПИСАНИЕ АРХЕОЛОГИЧЕСКИХ МЕСТОНАХОЖДЕНИЙ. (2009)

DOCUMENT [ID: 376836] Ben Fitzhugh.

Translation of the report on the 2007 fieldwork into Russian. Contains GPS point, so contact PI for permission to access the file.


2008 Radiocarbon Dating Analyses (2008)

DOCUMENT [ID: 426552] Veronica Perez Rodriguez.

2008 Radiocarbon Analyses for Samples RGT 14C 2, RGT 14 C3, Tiltepec BR. 14-C-1


2014 Radiocarbon Data report (2014)

DOCUMENT [ID: 426553] Veronica Perez Rodriguez.

2014 radiocarbon data report


The Adaptive Chin (1954)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 200589] E. Lloyd DuBrul. Harry Sicher.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Adaptive Strategies of Archaic Cultures of the Western Coastal Plains (1985)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 153613] Dee Ann Story.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Addendum To Final Environmental Impact Report For Rocky Hill Subdivision, Murphys, Calaveras County, California (1979)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 46678] Cen-Cal Engineering.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Addendum to the Draft Environmental Impact Report for Madeira Downs (1976)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 355488] RECON.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Addendum: Archaeological Examinations of Certain Proposed Test Drill Holes in Yuha Basin (1977)

Citation DOCUMENT [ID: 37921] Jay von Werlhof. Sherilee von Werlhof.

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Additional Pollen Studies in Mammoth Cave National Park (2006)

DOCUMENT [ID: 6292] James Schoenwetter.

Culmination study of palynological research on samples collected in Mammoth Cave National Park (MCNP) initiated 1974, continued 1978. Reports Early Woodland archaeological-context recovery of maize and cucurbit pollen, summarizes overall research results and archaeological implications.


Administrative Records, Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

PROJECT [ID: 369404] Uploaded by: Tol Cherry

This is a collection of CAGR correspondence over time. This correspondence cover a wide variety of subjects including project proposals, project acceptance and project rejection. Their authors include superintendents, archaeologists, consultants and contractors.


The Age of Common Beans in the (Phaseolus vulgaris) Northeastern United States (1999)

DOCUMENT [ID: 391805] John P. Hart. C. Margaret Scarry.

A radiocarbon date of A.D. 1070 ± 60 was linked to the remains of maize (Zea mays), beans (Phaseolus vulgaris), and squash (Cucurbita pepo) at the Roundtop site in the Susquehanna River valley of New York by William Ritchie in 1969 and 1973 publications. This date established the presence a/beans in the Northeast at an earlier time than in most other areas a/the eastern United States, where they are generally rare before A.D. 1300. Subsequently beans have been reported in pre-A.D. 1300 contexts...


Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Change at  Ancient Gordion

PROJECT [ID: 427491] Uploaded by: Page Selinsky

This book publishes the results of 220 botanical samples from the 1993–2002 Gordion excavations directed by Mary Voigt. Together with Naomi Miller’s 2010 volume (Gordion Special Studies 5), this book completes the publication of botanical samples from Voigt’s excavations. The book aims to reconstruct agricultural decision making using archaeological and paleoenvironmental data from Gordion to describe environmental and agricultural changes at the site. Different political and economic systems...


Ainu Bay 1 and 2 Maps (2006)

DOCUMENT [ID: 376197] Uploaded by: Natalia Slobodina

Field sketches and GPS data-based maps.


Ainu Bay 1 Artifact Photographs (2008)

IMAGE [ID: 376174] Uploaded by: Natalia Slobodina

Artifact photographs from Ainu Bay 1.


Ainu Bay 1 Site Photographs from 2008 visit (Fitzhugh) (2008)

IMAGE [ID: 376732] Ben Fitzhugh.

Ainu Bay 1 Site Photographs from 2008 visit (Fitzhugh). Annotations are in the "Previous filename" field.


Ainu Creek Artifact Photographs (2006)

IMAGE [ID: 376175] Uploaded by: Natalia Slobodina

Artifact Photos from the 2006 excavation at Ainu Creek.


Ainu Creek Site Photographs (2007)

IMAGE [ID: 376772] Colby Phillips.

Ainu Creek Site Photographs


Ak-Chin Indian Community West Side Farms Data Recovery Project

PROJECT [ID: 377895] Cory Dale Breternitz. Robert E. Gasser. W. Bruce Masse. USDI Bureau of Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office.

This project examined the cultural resources of the western half of the Ak Chin Community's lands prior to intensive agricultural development using waters from the Central Arizona Project. The project's research design assumed that Ak Chin had been used as a floodwater farming location for many centuries. The problem domains and research questions focused on the physical {geomorphological), biological, and cultural subsystems within the Ak Chin ecosystem. The investigation also considered the...

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