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Chaco Protection Zone Comment Period Extended
Dear Friends, Last week Archaeology Southwest staff had a glorious 10-hour field trip along the San Pedro River. It was pretty much a perfect day. Before I head to the Society for American Archaeology’s annual meeting in Chicago this week, I want to share with you another field day from ...
Santa Clara Youth Crews Win New Mexico Heritage Preservation Award
Santa Clara Youth Crews Continue to Restore Ancestral Place, Win New Mexico Heritage Preservation Award Atop the mesa above the Puye Cliff Dwellings, ancient volcanic rock-wall ruins have been painstakingly rebuilt. Native mud made much the way it was a millennium ago is hand-plastered onto the wal...
Greater Chaco from the Air
Paul F. Reed, Preservation Archaeologist (August 22, 2018)—Together with EcoFlight, a nonprofit based in Aspen, Colorado, Archaeology Southwest participated in a series of flights over Chaco Canyon and the Greater Chaco Landscape on August 2, 2018. Bruce Gordon, EcoFlight's president, piloted t...
Apaches Express Dismay Over Legislation Inserted into Defense Authorization Bill
Apaches Express Dismay Over Legislation Inserted into Defense Authorization Bill Former San Carlos Apache Tribal Chairman Wendsler Nosie said he felt sick when he heard what legislators did last week. Members of Congress — including Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. — inserted into the National Defens...