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- Rosenswig, Robert M.; Pearsall, Deborah M.; Masson, Marilyn A.; Culleton, Brendan J.; Kennett, Douglas J.
- Journal of archaeological science 2014 v.41 pp. 308-321
- Belize, etc ; archaeology; beans; cassava; ceramics; corn; drainage; freshwater; harvesting; horticulture; hot peppers; islands; lowlands; paleoecology; soil horizons; squashes; starch granules; streams; surveys; villages; Show all 20 Subjects
- ... Excavations and regional reconnaissance survey in Mesoamerica's tropical Maya lowlands of northeastern Belize document the association of a distinctive orange soil horizon with patinated stone tools dating to the Archaic period (8000–3500 cal BP). Archaic period deposits of this type were found along the Freshwater Creek drainage and on small islands associated with this riverine system. Stone too ...