Arizona State Parks issues Press Release

The Arizona State Parks and Trails has issued a press release for the Arizona Archaeology and Heritage Awareness Month and the Archaeology Expo 2018.  Please follow the link below to see the Press Release. Hopefully we’ll see you at the Expo!

https://azstateparks.com/press/PR_9_12_17

Ghost Towns of Arizona: Photography of Kurt Wenner

Just in time for Halloween (and extending into August 2014)–a new exhibit at Pueblo Grande Museum: ‘Ghost Towns of Arizona: Photography of Kurt Wenner’ Details are available at http://phoenix.gov/recreation/arts/museums/pueblo/exhibits/changing/index.html

World Groundwater Reserves Being Depleted Faster Than Expected

In an upcoming issue of Geophysical Research Letters, a team of researchers from the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands will report on a study indicating that not only is groundwater pumping rising at a dramatic rate but that evaporation and ultimately precipitation of pumped groundwater may be a partial cause of rising sea . . . → Read More: World Groundwater Reserves Being Depleted Faster Than Expected

Making Historic Preservation Relevant for the Next 50 Years

Last week Donovan Rypkema of Place Economics gave attendees at the Arizona Historic Preservation Conference the highlights of a talk that he also gave at the National Trust’s annual meeting. For any of you who didn’t attend this year’s AZ Historic Preservation Conference and who might be interested in this presentation, here’s a link . . . → Read More: Making Historic Preservation Relevant for the Next 50 Years

Santo Domingo Pueblo Reestablishes Traditional Pueblo Name

The tribal seal now says Kewa (KEE-wah) Pueblo. Tribal councilors for what has been known as Santo Domingo Pueblo late last year unanimously changed the pueblo’s name back to what it was traditionally. Former pueblo Gov. Everett Chavez, who proposed the change, says Kewa is how the tribe’s people refer to themselves. See the . . . → Read More: Santo Domingo Pueblo Reestablishes Traditional Pueblo Name