Archaeology tells us about what makes us human. This Science Café mini-series features discussions with archaeological scientists exploring the human past across Oregon. Scott Thomas (Bureau of Land Management) will discuss patterns of Bison Hunting in Southeastern Oregon. The archaeological record there reveals the long-range migration of human hunters following prey animals. Cayla Hill (Oregon […]
North Warner Survey Mobilization.
A key driver for the mission and strategy of the Northwestern Archaeological Conservancy (NAC) has been the reduction of federal funding for the conservation of archaeological resources and scientific archaeological research. Our vision is that archaeology is a part of our shared cultural heritage, and these resources should be protected wherever possible. The NPS Budget […]
Welcome, and please take a look around the NAC website! As we start-up, watch this space for news and updates on our current projects, and articles relating to archaeology and cultural resources preservation in Oregon and the broader Pacific Northwest.