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Cedar Mesa Cliff Dwelling

President Obama Declares Bears Ears National Monument

Statement by Archaeology Southwest President and CEO William Doelle. more...

Rock Art at Quail Point

U.S. Rep. Grijalva, Archaeology Southwest, Inter Tribal Association of Arizona Unite to Protect the Great Bend of the Gila with National Monument

Archaeology Southwest calls on Congress to move Mr. Grijalva’s bill to establish a Great Bend of the Gila National Monument forward for approval. more...

Cliff Dwelling in Cedar Mesa

Archaeology Southwest Urges Action on Bears Ears National Monument

Archaeology Southwest urges officials from the U.S. Department of Interior and the U.S. Forest Service to recommend that President Obama protect the Bears Ears region in Southeastern Utah as a national monument. more...

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Congressman Grijalva Reintroduces Legislation to Protect Heritage Resources in Arizona

Statement by Archaeology Southwest President and CEO William Doelle. more...

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Forest Service Fails to Limit Motorized Roads and Trails

Agency Documents Show Plan Likely to Result in Death of Endangered Species, Damage to Habitat, Rivers, Streams

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Study Reveals National Significance of the Great Bend of the Gila

An in-depth study released by the National Trust for Historic Preservation and Archaeology Southwest provides a historical perspective on the significance of the cultural resources and natural landscape encompassed within the Great Bend of the Gila National Monument Proposal. more...

Santa Fe Underground: Archaeology in the City Different

Latest edition of Archaeology Southwest Magazine reviews recent findings; City of Santa Fe to celebrate release at Collected Works on Nov. 11, 2015 more...

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Doelle to Receive Thompson Award

Archaeology Southwest’s staff and board offer warm congratulations to Bill on this well-deserved accolade!   more...

Las Capas Reports

The Archaeology of Southern Arizona’s Early Farmers

Our partners at Desert Archaeology, Inc., have recently completed final reports on the Las Capas site, which provides substantial new insights into agricultural practices of the Early Agricultural period in the Tucson Basin. more...

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Projectile Points Made and Used by the Southwest’s Earliest Farmers

A new book by expert R. Jane Sliva of  Desert Archaeology, Inc., presents the first broad study of Early Agricultural  projectile points in the Southwest U.S. more...

Salmon by O'Sullivan 1874

Grant Award News: NEH Fuels SPARC

Archaeology Southwest and its project partners have received NEH funding to create a digital record of data from the important Chacoan site of Salmon Pueblo. more...

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Southern Arizona’s Camp Naco Begins Second Century

Eight years of fervent grassroots efforts to save Camp Naco are finally achieving the objectives preservationists envisioned. more...

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National Monument Would Bring Economic Benefit to Great Bend of the Gila

According to a new economic study, protecting the Great Bend of the Gila River as a national monument would contribute an estimated $1.3 million annually to Arizona’s Maricopa and Yuma Counties. more...

Quail Point

Archaeology Southwest Acquires a Portion of Quail Point

Archaeology Southwest has acquired a 360-acre parcel that includes a large portion of Quail Point, an impressive rock art site within the proposed Great Bend of the Gila National Monument. more...

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Chaco’s Legacy

Based in Archaeology Southwest’s latest research, Chaco's Legacy provides an intuitive vision of ancient Pueblo landscapes, sites, and artifacts through a virtual-reality game engine. more...

Casa Grande

Bipartisan Proposal Aims to Expand Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

Archaeology Southwest is part of a coalition advocating the expansion of Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, the nation's first archaeological preserve. more...

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Southwest Social Networks

Archaeology Southwest joins the University of Arizona's School of Anthropology in proudly announcing the publication of findings from the innovative Southwest Social Networks Project. more...

Tonto National Forest to Develop EIS for Travel Management Plan

Archaeology Southwest supports Tonto National Forest's decision to develop an Environmental Impact Statement regarding its proposed Travel Management Plan. more...

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Archaeology Café Returns to Phoenix

Archaeology Café returns to Phoenix, bringing experts and lifelong learners together for happy hour. more...

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