Jessica Crawford, TAC Regional Director, receives special recognition from SEAC.

Regional Director Receives Special Award for Preserving SE Archaeological Sites

Jessica Crawford, The Archaeological Conservancy’s Southeast Regional Director, received an award of Special Recognition on November 10th from the Southeast Archaeological Conference, held this year in Tulsa.  The award was presented by SEAC President...
After the welcome, guest were treated to musician William Ross, a student in Jackson State University’s Classical Music Program, playing “Amazing Grace.” (Photo H.P. Lail Photography)

The Importance of Prospect Hill Plantation Crosses International Borders

A Recent in-depth article in the Guardian on the Prospect Hill Plantation, preserved & protected by the Archaeological Conservancy and lovingly overseen and cared for by our Southeast Regional Director Jessica Crawford, highlights the...
The group also had the opportunity to learn about the St. Lawrence Iroquois at Tsiionhiakwatha, the Droulers site.

Photo Blogging Our New Tour: The Archaeology of Canada

Late this summer the Eastern Regional Office of the Conservancy wrapped up its inaugural Canadian tour of the archaeology of Ontario and Quebec. As we journeyed north to discover the archaeology of eastern Canada, we...

Help Save America’s Threatened Archaeological Treasures

Give Future Generations the Lasting Gift of Protected Archaeological Heritage! & be the preservation hero we need... Please help save irreplaceable archaeological treasures threatened across the country. Become part of one of the most important forces...

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,...

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...
Bidding Farewell to the Junction Group for now

3D Modeling the Junction Group Earthworks

The Junction Group sits among the aggregation of earthwork groups located in Ross County, Ohio.  The first description of the Junction Group appeared in Squire and Davis’ 1848 Ancient Monuments of the Mississippi Valley,...
Our Tour Group visiting the Dickson Mound Complex with our Tour of the Empire of Cahokia. Photo The Archaeological Conservancy.

Sites Found & Lost along the Trail of the Ancient Mississippians

The Midwest Office recently conducted our “The Empire of Cahokia & the Ancient Mississippian World” bus tour.  We had a wonderfully diverse group of guests from all over the country that joined Paul Gardner,...
Clean-up underway at a new land addition to the Paragonah Mounds Preserve. Photo The Archaeological Conservancy.

Clean-up At Paragonah Mounds, One of the Largest Known Fremont Sites

The Western Regional office just did a major cleanup at our Paragonah Mounds Preserve, Utah.  The land in the picture was recently acquired to expand the site that was acquired in 2013. There were...
Fort Parker, Montana, The First Crow Agency as it Looks Today. Photo The Archaeological Conservancy.

Fort Parker & Montana’s “Indian Education for All” in Communities

How the public uses Archaeological Conservancy Preserves: Fort Parker, Montana Southwest Region update  The Archaeological Conservancy acquired 15 acres containing the ruins of Fort Parker in Park County, Montana in 2015 as our second archaeological...