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KINDER-MORGAN TRANS-MOUNTAIN PIPELINE Archaeological Survey Assessment - Winterburn-Wabamun, AB By Joachim Fromhold
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In Canada Federal Government law requires that large earth-disturbance developments consult with the pertinent aboriginal groups who have historic connections with that location. To test to see how... More > well this is being done, in the spring of 2013 we spent 2 weeks unercover with the Tera Environmental Consulting archaeological field crew to assess their work. What we looked ofr was site location, identification and reporting, site interpretation, Administration and management, consultation with aboriginal groups, Crew preparation and competence, interaction with aboriginal memembers. They failed on all counts. Consulta-tion was neglegible and ineffective; stapp underqualified; training nonexistent; proceedures unprofessional; 80% of sites were not identified or recorded; interpretation poor; interaction was poor at best. We include assessments and field notes and interpretive of a major site ignored by the consultant. 142 pages; photos; maps.< Less
Wonders of the Yellowstone By James Richardson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: James Richardson (born 3 November 1809 in Boston, Lincolnshire;... More > died 4 March 1851 in Ngurutua near Kukawa, Bornu)Richardson made an expedition in 1845 from Tunis and Tripoli in Libya to Ghadames and Ghat in the middle of the Sahara. Here he collected information about the Tuareg and arrived after nine months back again in Tripoli. After he had published "Travels into the great desert of Sahara" (2 Books. London 1849), he succeeded to convince the British government to equip an expedition into Sudan and to lake Chad. In March 1850 Richardson went for the second time to Ghat accompanied by Heinrich Barth and Adolf Overweg. His party were the first Europeans to cross the stony elevated plain of the Hammada. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Richardson_(explorer)< Less