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Event Category: National Wildlife Refuge Week (Oct. 12-18)
Date of Event: October 20, 2012 (Saturday)
Time of Event: 1pm
Event Site: Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge
Event Description: Archeological surveys were conducted along the former Craven Lane at Puffer Pond now part of the Assabet River NWR. This site contains evidence of repeated occupation over an estimated 7,500 year span from the Middle Archaic to Late Woodland Periods. Duncan Ritchie, PAL Senior Archaeologist, will give a presentation on the findings which added to what is known about Native American settlement patterns, site formation processes, and lithic technology in the combined SuAsCo river drainage.
Geographic Region: US - Northeast
State/Province: Massachusetts
Contact Information: For question about programs or to register contact Kizette at kizette_ortizvanger@fws.gov or 978-562-3527 x. 117
Event URL: http://www.fws.gov/northeast/easternmanwrcomplex/pdf/Oct2012.pdf

 

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