Fish Canyon Survey


An archaeological survey of slightly more than 1.25 square miles (approximately 840 acres) of land located at the eastern edge of the Coronado National Forest (Nogales Ranger District) approximately 4.2 miles northwest of Sonoita has been performed by the Cultural Resource Management Division (CRMD) of the Arizona State Museum. The survey was done at the request of Genesis Real Estate and Development, Incorporated, as part of a proposed land exchange with the Coronado National Forest.

Cite this Record

Fish Canyon Survey. Bruce B. Huckell, Tim Rollins, M. M. Farrell, Mark M. South, Barbara Murphy, Ronald Beckwith. Tucson, AZ: Arizona State Museum. 1988 ( tDAR id: 400955) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8NK3GV4

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Site Name
03-05-02-120 03-05-02-121 03-05-02-123 AR03-05-02-380 AR03-05-03-379 AR03-05-03-381 AR03-05-03-382 AR03-05-03-386 AZ EE:2:161 AZ EE:2:161 ASM AZ EE:6:33 AZ EE:6:34 AZ EE:6:35 AZ EE:6:36 AZ EE:6:36 (ASM) AZ EE:6:37 AZ EE:6:38 AZ EE:6:38 ASM AZ EE:6:39

Site Type
Agricultural Field or Field Feature Agricultural or Herding Archaeological Feature Artifact Scatter Cement Foundation Domestic Structure or Architectural Complex Domestic Structures Foundation Hamlet / Village House? Lithic Concentration Lithic Scatter Midden Pit Pit House Pit House / Earth Lodge Placer Exploration Resource Extraction / Production / Transportation Structure or Features Rock Alignment Rock Foundation Rock Pile Settlements Sheet Midden Sherd Concentration Trash Midden Village

Spatial Coverage

min long: -111.033; min lat: 31.339 ; max long: -110.659; max lat: 31.713 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Arizona State Parks

Contributor(s): Arizona State Museum

Landowner(s): U. S. Forest Service; Private Owner

Prepared By(s): Arizona State Parks

Submitted To(s): Genesis Real Estate and Development, Incorporated

Record Identifiers

Project Name(s): Palo Seco Land Exch.; 1986 Fish Canyon Survey; Ophir Gulch

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
Fish-Canyon-Survey.pdf 7.38mb Jul 26, 1988 Nov 30, 2015 12:11:55 PM Confidential
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Contact(s): Arizona State Parks

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