martes, 2 de septiembre de 2014

Evidence for earliest inhabitants of Central Great Plains




A team led by University of Kansas Distinguished Professor Rolfe Mandel in July excavated a northeast Kansas site in Pottawatomie County seeking to find artefacts tied to the Clovis and Pre-Clovis peoples, the founding populations of the Americas.

The team is awaiting the results of sediment sample dating tied to recovered artefacts. If these sediments are confirmed to be more than 13,500 years old it would open the door to a discovery of the earliest evidence of people inhabiting this part of the state and the Central Great Plains. [...] pasthorizonspr.com