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The Surales: Self-Organized Earth-Mound Landscapes
Take the guided aerial tour.
Another early record of maize in the Peruvian Amazon
6320 cal BP from Laguna Sauce.
Beyond the Waters
New book showing results of Cultivated Wilderness project.
2nd TPI Network Workshop
Using remote sensing for the study of Amazonian Ecosystems.
Land use and climate changes at the Eve of the 1492 Columbian Encounter
An interdisciplinary workshop – European Research Council.
The Domestication of Amazonia
New synthesis paper.
New educational video about maize domestication.
PAST launched at AAAs
European Research Council project ‘Pre-Columbian Amazon-Scale Transformations (PAST)’ launched at AAAs in San Jose. Read news at BBC Science and Enviroment and Science News.
Two-year archaeology post-doctoral post open
Read more to apply.
Coupled human and environment systems in Amazonia
Read recently published paper on an ‘Integrated palaeoecology and archaeology: a powerful approach for understanding Pre-Columbian Amazonia’ at the Journal of Archaeological Sciences.