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Archaeology Southwest Still Stands with Bears Ears
Read our statement opposing Secretary Zinke's recommendations for Bears Ears National Monument. Image: R. E. Burrillo. more >>
For three decades, Archaeology Southwest has practiced a holistic, conservation-based approach to exploring the places of the past. We call this Preservation Archaeology. By exploring what makes a place special, sharing this knowledge in innovative ways, and enacting flexible site protection strategies, we foster meaningful connections to the past and respectfully safeguard its irreplaceable resources. more »

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Stacy L. Ryan, Field School Staff Member (July 14, 2017)—For most of the year, we staff members of the Upper Gila Preservation Archaeology Field School work [...] more »

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Upcoming Events

    Karen Gives Site Tours
    Gila River Festival
    September 24, 2017 8:00 am

    Karen Schollmeyer and Allen Denoyer will be giving a tour of the Gila River Farm site and doing some experimental archaeology demos during the Gila River Festival on Sunday, September 24, from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Visit the Festival’s website here for more information on the many other events, activities, speakers, and field trips offered September […]

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