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Friday, June 22, 2012

Afognak Life


A few more pictures from our visit to Afognak Island.  It is not often that I get to go on a remote archaeological survey and have my family visit.  I am also very thankful that the other archaeologists were patient and understanding!


Stuey loved finding antlers and dead animal bones.  He traded Ryan 2 skittles for a deer skull with the antlers still attached (for Stuey 2 skittles is a lot of moolah!).  Perhaps Stuey is fated to be a faunal analyst type archaeologist?


Afognak has lots of creeks to cross (top), and beaches to explore (below).  But I have to admit it was not sunny and warm the whole time or even most of the time.  Some days were spent huddled in the teepee around the woodstove.






1 comment:

Molly Odell said...

It's funny how field photos usually end up making it look like the weather was the lovely the whole time, especially Penguq!