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Projecting Future Change from Archaeological Data: Evidence for Climate-Related Contaminant Fluctuations in Holocene Marine Archaeofauna
February 19, 2014. Maribeth Murray, Arctic Institute of North America.  Biogeochemical analysis of total mercury (tHg) and d13C/d15N ratios in the bone
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Robin Woywitka
Understanding geographical constraints on human land use patterns in the eastern slopes of Alberta
January 15, 2014. Robin Woywitka and Darryl Bereziuk, Archaeological Survey of Alberta.  Most cultural resource management (CRM) projects undertaken in the
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Landscape Change and Human History of the Athabasca Glacier Area
November 20, 2013. Alwynne B. Beaudoin, Curator, Quaternary Environments, Royal Alberta Museum.  Sunwapta Pass and the Athabasca Glacier are visited by
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Small Stones and Big Buttes: Pebble Quarrying in the Misty Hills
October 16, 2013. Don Hanna, Lifeways of Canada Limited. During the course of investigations in support of the Hanna Region
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On ’til Ragnarok: Underwater Excavations at the Viking Settlement of Birka 2013
September 18, 2013. Mike Moloney, University of Calgary. The Viking Age settlement at the site of Birka, Sweden, is touted
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Check out our Summer Schedule!


We have field trips and information booths set up at various events


Glenbow Field Project: May-June (Mondays-Thursdays; excl. Victoria Day)
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Cluny Fortified Village: May 23- June 23rd (ASA Field trip June 3rd)

Brazeau Survey: May 27-28th (Visit Strathcona Center for more)

Cluny Field Trip: June 3rd

Bearspaw Historical Society: June 24th

Calgary Stampede Week: July 7th-16th

Fish Creek Parks Day: July 15th at Bow Valley Ranch Restaurant, Fish Creek Provincial Park

Glenbow Townsite Tour: July 29th PRE-REGISTER at http://www.grpf.ca/events and click on the link for the date, then follow the instructions, OR call 403-851-9053.

Chimney Coulee: August 8th

Rocky Mountain Anthropological Conference: September 21-24th


We hope you all enjoyed the 2017 Conference and AGM. Thank you to all attendees, speakers, and volunteers.

Thank you to all who came to our Stones & Bones event! We hope you enjoyed and learned a lot about Alberta’s past.


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