North America's Threatened Heritage

Knudson, Ruthann
January 1989
Archaeology;Jan/Feb89, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p71
Looks at the state of archaeology in North America in the year 2050. Possible end of North American archaeology; Expected destruction of archaeological deposits; State of protection of archaeological resources in the country; Causes of loss of archaeological sites; Loss of sites through vandalism and looting; Legislation efforts affecting archaeological heritage; Need to develop an overall archaeological research plan for the whole North American continent.


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