Prehistoric Site in Albuquerque Is Accidentally Destroyed
SOURCE: Chronicle of Higher Education (1-30-07)
Construction workers at a new high school in Albuquerque inadvertently destroyed a site where important prehistoric artifacts had been found in 2000, according to today’s Albuquerque Journal. The site, which was ripped up when workers excavated for a new water line for the school, provided the first evidence that prehistoric people who were part of the Folsom culture lived in the Albuquerque area some 10,000 years ago.
Chronicle of Higher Education