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Update MW: Drone Fly Over at the Junction Earthworks Site

Junction Earthworks Preserve, near Chillicothe, Ohio were recently photographed in June from above by an aerial  drone. The prairie grass was  mowed to control invasive weeds. As an intermediate step, the the walking path...
photo by: Bert Wendell, Jr., ASV Nansemond Chapter.

Award Given by Virginia Archaeologists for Soapstone Quarry Preservation

The Archaeological Conservancy’s Eastern Regional Office was proud to recently take part in the presentation of the Council of Virginia Archaeologists (COVA) 2014 Virginia Sherman Award to Hanna Brooks Burress (center).  Hanna was recognized...
2014 Ohio SHPO Awards Junction Group Earthworks Coalition. Midwest Regional Director Paul Gardner accepts for The Archaeological Conservancy.

Awards for Preservation of Ohio Junction Group Earthworks

This past week the Archaeological Conservancy received awards from Ohio State Historic Preservation Office (The Ohio History Connection) and the Ohio Archaeological Council for the preservation of Junction Earthworks. Our Midwest Regional Director Paul...
Donor Tom Davis at the Ranch Site

Update SW: Gem of a Preserve – The Davis Ranch sites

From the Southwest Region Office, By Chaz Evans Tom Davis has generously donated an absolute gem to The Archaeological Conservancy. This gem, the Davis Ranch, has multiple prehistoric sites on it and is located north...
The Biesterfeldt Site Archaeological Preserve, North Dakota. Lush grass, few neighbors, no problems.

Biesterfeldt Earth Lodge is A New National Historic Landmark

WASHINGTON – As the National Park Service enters its second century of service and strives to tell a more inclusive and diverse story of America’s history, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today...
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,...
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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...
The mysterious and stunning archaeological Capitol of Cantona.

Veracruz: Gateway to the Ancients of Mesoamerica – Travelogue

In January, 2018 we treated our tour guests to a unique introduction to the archaeology of Mexico’s Gulf Coast by participating in the Archaeological Conservancy's Veracruz tour. Come along and join us for this...
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Watch the First 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 first virtual tour to Arroyo Hondo Pueblo led...