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Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund Awards Grants

Cultural organizations throughout the state of Wyoming have recently been awarded with a combined $165,590 to fund preshistoric, historic, and cultural preservation and education projects. This round of grants was very competitive - there were...

Celebrating International Archaeology Day in Mississippi

The Archaeological Conservancy is excited to be participating this coming Saturday, October 28th in the annual Mississippi Archaeology Expo: A Hands-On Family Fair, hosted by the Mississippi Archaeological Association Location Winterville Mounds Park, Greenville Date and Time Saturday,...

PRESS RELEASE | The Archaeological Conservancy Celebrates 40 Years

Cover Photo: Conservancy staff at their Santa Fe headquarters in 1993. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 1, 2020 Albuquerque, New Mexico | The Archaeological Conservancy is pleased to announce 2020 is the 40th anniversary of their founding....

Celebrate International Archaeology Day in California & New Mexico

Join The Archaeological Conservancy in Celebrating International Archaeology Day with lots of family fun in two of our Regions: in the Western region in San Diego, California and in the Southwestern Region in Santa...
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Watch the 2nd Episode of our Virtual Tour Video Series

Take a guided tour of our preserves from the comfort of your living room in our new Virtual Tour Video Series! We are excited to take you on our latest virtual tour to Pueblo San Marcos...
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VIMS to help protect key Native American site

Summary from VIMS to help protect key Native American site A recent grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation will give researchers at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science the funds to begin protecting...

SPRING 2020 | Old Pictures, New Discoveries

The following is an article excerpt from the Spring 2020 Issue of American Archaeology Magazine.  Become a member to subscribe and read the full story!  By Erin Baxter The great houses of Aztec Ruins National Monument,...

SPRING 2019 PREVIEW | His Life As A Field Archaeologist

The following is an excerpt from the Spring 2019 Issue of American Archaeology Magazine. By Tamara Jager Stewart COVER IMAGE: Wendorf poses in front of an excavation trench at a salvage project in New Mexico in...
A section of soil where the impressions of human footprints buried at a shoreline archaeological site were discovered by researchers on Calvert Island, B.C. (Joanne McSporran / THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Human footprints found on B.C. Shoreline may be oldest in North America

Summary from Human footprints found on B.C. shoreline may be 13,000 years old and Footprints found on a remote B.C. island could be 13,000 years old — the oldest in North America Archaeologists working on...
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Wisconsin Children Try Out Archaeology

Last week a small group of Portage, Wisconsin children received hands-on experience on what it's like to conduct archaeological research and the importance of recording details during excavation. 12 youngsters, all going into sixth or seventh grade...