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- Robinson, Mark E.; McKillop, Heather I.
- Journal of archaeological science 2013 v.40 no.10 pp. 3584-3595
- Belize, etc ; Avicennia germinans; archaeology; bogs; building construction; deforestation; foraging; forest resources; forests; fuels; landscapes; national parks; peatlands; wood; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Ancient building construction wood preserved in a peat bog below the seafloor in a shallow mangrove lagoon in Paynes Creek National Park, Belize, provides an exceptional record of Classic Maya wood use. Identifications of construction wood at Early Classic Chan B'i, and Late Classic Atz'aam Na, are reported and discussed to assess forest exploitation and species selection over time. Black mangrove ...