Intaglio / Geoglyph (Site Type Keyword)

Parent: Rock Art

Designs created on the ground surface by arranging rocks or other materials, or by scraping or altering the earth surface. Usually on a large scale.

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Archaeological Investigations Along Reach 1 of the Granite Reef Aqueduct, Central Arizona Project (1980)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Edward A. Dobbins.

Under contract with the Bureau of Reclamation, the Office of Cultural Resource Management (OCRM), Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, completed archaeological survey of Reach 1 and several adjacent roads that would be added or modified for its construction. Reach 1 of the Granite Reef Aqueduct extends about 18 miles from the Buckskin Mountain Tunnel, east to the Bouse Hills Pumping Plant. OCRM archaeologists identified and documented 16 field loci, 31 isolated artifacts, and...


Archaeological Survey and Investigations Along Reach 1, Granite Reef Aqueduct, Central Arizona Project, La Paz County, Arizona
PROJECT Glen Rice. Patricia E. Brown. USDI Bureau Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office.

Under contract with the Bureau of Reclamation, the Office of Cultural Resource Management (OCRM), Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, completed an archaeological survey of Reach 1 and several adjacent roads that would be added or modified for its construction. Reach 1 of the Granite Reef Aqueduct extends about 18 miles from the Buckskin Mountain Tunnel, east to the Bouse Hills Pumping Plant. Following the survey, OCRM archaeologists conducted archaeological investigations...


An Archaeological Survey in the Blackwater Area, Volume 2: Site Descriptions and Related Data (1994)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David A. Gregory. Diane L. Douglas.

The Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation), United States Department of the Interior, was in the initial stages of the Water Management Project designed to bring Central Arizona Project water to the Gila River Indian Community (GRIC). Under terms of a contract signed in 1992 with the GRIC, facilities designed and constructed by Reclamation would deliver 173,000 acre-feet of water annually onto the reservation. Federal law mandates consideration of potential impacts of such projects upon cultural...


The Archaeology of Alamo Lake, Arizona: A Cultural Resources Sample Survey (1988)
DOCUMENT Full-Text David A. Gregory.

During July and August of 1987, Statistical Research conducted a cultural resources survey of approximately 2400, acres, located in and around Alamo Dam and Reservoir and within the property administered by the Los Angeles District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. During the survey.,44 archaeological sites and eight isolated, non-site occurrences of cultural materials were discovered and recorded. Other environmental data relevant to the interpretation of cultural resources within the study area...


Background To Prehistory of the Yuha Desert Region (1976)
DOCUMENT Citation Only David L. Weide. James P. Barker. Harry W. Lawton. Margaret L. Weide.

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.


Background to Prehistory of the Yuha Desert Region (1974)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Margaret L. Weide. James P. Barker. Harry W. Lawton. David L. Welde. Staff of Imperial Valley College Museum.

The Yuha inventory area as defined by the Bureau of Land Management includes two subareas. To the north it is dominated by San Felipe Creek draining out of the Lower Borrego Valley into the Salton Sink. The broad San Felipe drainage is flanked on the north by the San Felipe Hills, and on the south by the Fish Creek Mountains, the Superstition Hills and Superstition Mountain. The southern portion centers on Yuha Wash and the Yuha Basin, but includes the Coyote Mountains and the southeastern...


The Crab Intaglio Arizona Site Steward File (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Brittany Clark

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for The Crab Intaglio, comprised of an intaglio and lithic scatter, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The file consists of a site data form.


A Cultural Resource Survey of Reach 1 of the Granite Reef Aqueduct, Central Arizona Project (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Edward A. Dobbins.

Under contract with the Bureau of Reclamation, the Office of Cultural Resource Management (OCRM), Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University, completed archaeological survey of Reach 1 and several adjacent roads that would be added or modified for its construction. Reach 1 of the Granite Reef Aqueduct extends about 18 miles from the Buckskin Mountain Tunnel, east to the Bouse Hills Pumping Plant. This report describes the results of the archaeological surveys conducted along Reach 1...


A Cultural Resources Overview of the Colorado Desert Planning Units (1981)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Elizabeth von Till Warren. Robert H. Crabtree. Claude N. Warren. Martha Knack. Richard McCarthy.

The Colorado Desert study area covers approximately 11,000 square miles (28,500 km. sq.) of which over two-thirds is managed by the Bureau of Land Management. The land is divided among the Imperial, Santa Rosa, Orocopia, Twentynine Palms, Bristol/Cadiz, Palen, Turtle Mountain, Whipple Mountain, Big Maria and Picacho planning units, which together will be referred to here as the Colorado Desert planning units. The area is bounded on the north by Interstate 40. Its southern boundary is the...


A Cultural Resources Sample Survey of Operation Zones, Barry M. Goldwater Range, Marine Corps Air Station, Yuma, Arizona (1989)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Jeffrey H. Altschul. Bruce A. Jones.

From June to September 1989, Statistical Research conducted a non-collection Class II cultural resources survey of 5,200 acres within the R2301W segment of the Barry M. Goldwater Range in Yuma County, Arizona. The areas targeted for survey conformed to topographic surfaces on which archaeologists had found sites in the past. These areas were concentrated in the Baker Peaks and northern Copper Mountain regions as well as the eastern flanks of the Tinajas Altas and Gila Mountain ranges. The...


Flying "A" Intaglio Arizona Site Steward File (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Brittany Clark

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the site Flying "A" Intaglio, comprised of three intaglios, two trails, lithic scatter, and a terrace, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The file consists of a site data form.


Jagow Well Intaglio Arizona Site Steward File (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Cheryl Blanchard. D. L. Roubicek.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the Jagow Well Intaglio site, comprised of Hohokam petroglyphs, intaglios, and a possible campsite, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The file consists of a site data form, site data card, and a Museum of Northern Arizona archaeological survey form. The earliest dated document is from 1973.


The Middle Gila Basin: An Archaeological and Historical Overview (1982)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Claudia F. Berry. William S. Marmaduke.

The Central Arizona Project (CAP) , Indian Distribution Division (IDD) is designed to deliver allocated CAP water to Indian users. The Middle Gila Basin Overview is the initial cultural resources planning study for the system. It summarizes and evaluates the extant data in an area 3,570 square miles (9,139 sq km) large, centered on the Gila River. The data suggests that archaeological sites in this area are numerous and varied, but most of all poorly-studied despite 100 years of research. A...


Quartz Intaglio Arizona Site Steward File (1988)
DOCUMENT Full-Text D. Simonis.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for the Quartz Intaglio site, comprised of a prehistoric quartz geoglyph, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The file consists of a site data form, Arizona Bureau of Land Management cultural resource site record form, three maps of the site location, and a map of a proposed preservation fenceline. The earliest dated document is from 1988.


Ray Townsend 6 Arizona Site Steward FIle (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Con Bergland. Dawn Bergland.

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for Ray Townsend 6, comprised of an Archaic anthropomorphic geoglyph, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The file consists of a cultural resource site record form, including drawings of the site and the geoglyph. The earliest dated document is from 1992.


The Shaman Intaglio Arizona Site Steward File (2000)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Brittany Clark

This is an Arizona Site Steward file for The Shaman Intaglio, located on Bureau of Land Management land. The site consists of a prehistoric shaman intaglio, cleared areas, and lithic scatter, as well as historic glass and metal artifact scatter and possible stone structural foundations. The file consists of a site data form.