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- The Distinctiveness of Property and Heritage. Fincham, Derek // Penn State Law Review;2011, Vol. 115 Issue 3, p641
The article analyzes the various aspects of property under the range of activities governed by the heritage law. It includes preventing destruction of works of art, preventing the theft of art and antiquities, and preventing the illegal excavation of antiquities. It offers information on the...
- Lancefield Swamp. Horton, David // Encyclopaedia of Aboriginal Australia;1994, Vol. 1, p580
An encyclopedia entry for Lancefield Swamp, a site on the outskirts of Lancefield, north of Melbourne, Victoria, in Woiworung country, is presented. The site is a spring-fed swamp excavated in the 1970s. The swamp has three main stratigraphic units, including a channel deposit containing the...
- Pioneers of the Bajo. Gidwitz, Tom // Archaeology;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p28
Reports on the archaeological investigation of bajos or Mayan seasonal wetlands in Belize, Guatemala and Mexico. Background of the Mayan civilization; Speculations on the collapse of the Maya civilization; Difficulties encountered during the excavation.
- Ocupaciones en antiguos ambientes de humedal de las tierras bajas del norte de Mendoza: sitio Tulumaya (PA70). Chiavazza, Horacio D. // Intersecciones en Antropologï¿½a;ene-jun2010, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p41
Research carried out at Tulumaya site (PA70) aimed to study the characteristics of subsistence-settlement systems in an area of dry lowlands in northeast Mendoza, an area particularly sensitive to environmental fluctuations during the Late Holocene. Evidence was recovered by archaeological...
- Auklas keramikas kultÅ«ra LubÄna mitrÄjÄ Austrumbaltijas auklas keramikas kultÅ«ras pÄ“tÄ«jumu kontekstÄ. Loze, Ilze Biruta // Vesture: Avoti un Cilveki;2013, Vol. 16, p221
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- End of the road for peat paths. // New Scientist;11/12/2005, Vol. 188 Issue 2525, p23
The article reports that dry summers and changing agricultural practices are thought to have destroyed all but two of 13 Bronze Age wooden paths and wetland settlements which had been preserved for more than 5000 years in the waterlogged peat beds of the Somerset Levels in south-west England....
- National Mining Association v. Army Corps of Engineers. Morrison, Douglas E. // Ecology Law Quarterly;2000, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p649
Examines the impact of the National Mining Association versus the United States Army Corps of Engineers case on the Corps' regulation of wetland excavation under the Clean Water Act (CWA). History of the regulation on the excavation of wetlands; Regulation of dredging under CWA; Conclusion.
- Call before you dig deep, it's the law. // Reeves Journal: Plumbing, Heating, Cooling;Nov98, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p16
Provides information on the Texas law which requires contractors to report to call up a state-wide toll-free number before digging 16 inches or deeper using mechanical equipment. Goal of the mandatory one-call system to prevent underground facility damage prevention in the state; Reported...
- Archaic and Late Woodland Occupations at the Rock-Kishwaukee River Confluence in Northern Illinois. Fortier, Andrew C. // Illinois Archaeology: Journal of the Illinois Archaeology Survey;2006, Vol. 18, p76
This article presents a summary of test excavations conducted at three sites located in the Rock-Kishwaukee River confluence. Excavations were carried out by the Illinois Transportation Archaeological Research Program in 1995 in conjunction with a proposed wetlands reclamation project. The sites...