Browsing the blog archives for August, 2017

Junior Archaeologists Dig in at Weedon Island in St Petersburg

By: Kassie Kemp As summer comes to an end so do two weeks of fun in the sun with our Junior Archaeologist summer campers. For the past six years FPAN staff have partnered with the Alliance for Weedon Island Research and Education (AWIARE) to offer two, week-long camps at the Weedon Island Cultural and Natural […]

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A Rising Tide of Advocacy at Tidally United

By: Jeff Moates Sea Level Rise is a major issue in Florida. A recent piece by the Washington Post put the Tampa Bay area in the crosshairs of a major tropical event and detailed the amount of destruction that could occur should a Category 4 or 5 type storm make a direct hit. This had […]

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From the #PubArch Trenches: Building a Better World with Mounds and Middens

By: Becky O’Sullivan How do archaeologists use their work to build a better world today? How did Native peoples work together to build a better world in the past? This summer we created a new program to explore these questions and share what we can learn from mounds and middens throughout Florida. Using only a […]

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