Donkey Drama on Stallings Island

Donkeys and goats were introduced on this Conservancy site in 2008 to control plant overgrowth.  Recently, an ill-mannered male donkey had to be removed from the island – and it was no small feat....

Listen to the recent Radio Interview on the Arbuckle’s Fort Campaign

The Archaeological Conservancy's Eastern Region Director, Kelley Berliner, as well as representatives from the Greenbrier Historical Society and West Virginia Land Trust, discuss the importance of preserving the Fort Arbuckle archaeological site in West...

The Arbuckle’s Fort Crowdfunding Campaign is Gaining Momentum and Media Attention – updated 10/7

The recently launched crowdfunding campaign to acquire and preserve Arbuckle's Fort in West Virginia is gaining momentum and the attention of the local media.  | Updated 10/7/2020  West Virginia | The Archaeological Conservancy, the West...

Trespassers ignite a wildfire at Smith Family Archaeological Preserve

UTAH | On the evening of June 28, 2020 a fire started on Utah State land north of the preserve and traveled northward toward Saratoga Springs. The preserve was not in danger until two...

PRESS RELEASE | The Archaeological Conservancy, West Virginia Land Trust, and Greenbrier Historical Society...

Funds raised during the campaign will be used to acquire and preserve this colonial-era site that is currently without protections from development and destruction. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | June 29, 2020 Alderson, West Virginia | The...

PRESS RELEASE | The Santa Fe National Forest Is Seeking Site Stewards

FOREST SEEKS STEWARDS TO HELP PRESERVE PRE-HISTORY Archaeologist Wannabes…..Take Note! SANTA FE, NM – The Santa Fe National Forest is looking for site stewards to protect its wealth of archaeological sites rich with sherds, lithics and...

Turn Your Purchases into Contributions with Amazon Smile

You can make your Amazon purchases count toward contributions to The Archaeological Conservancy through Amazon Smile.  Simply visit smile.amazon.com and complete the following steps to get started!   At the Amazon Smile homepage, you have the...

PRESS RELEASE | Sacred Bluffland Now Permanently Protected

|Cover Image: View from atop Little Bluff in Trempealeau, Wisconsin. Photo by Robert “Ernie” Boszhardt.| Mount Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church partners with Mississippi Valley Conservancy to protect Little Bluff for its ecological and archaeological value. TREMPEALEAU,...

Learn More about the Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Project

Learn more about the Archaeological Conservancy site, Wells Petroglyph Preserve in the recent article published by the Albuquerque Journal.  Read the article HERE. From the article: Amanda Fox, guide and Mesa Prieta Tour and Outreach Coordinator,...

Students help in protecting ancient rock art at Smith’s Family Preserve

A recent article published by the San Antonio Express News, discusses the importance of student volunteers in preserving the ancient rock art sites at Smith's Family Preserve, owned by the Archaeological Conservancy.  Read the...