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midden

dungheap.
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Project archaeologists were called in to investigate the middens and while that investigation was underway the koiwi was found.
This modification evidence may indicate that parts of this feature were not buried quickly, since it is shallower than the Feature 2 and 5 houses and middens.
Both Tynemouth RNLI lifeboats were launched on Sunday afternoon after a concerned member of the public rang the coastguard to report a surfer getting into trouble off the notorious Black Midden rocks, at Tynemouth.
Its midden home may look like a heap of sticks, but inside, what a floor plan.
We inspected all middens encountered and removed all unionid shells.
Archaeological remains recovered from the middens include remains of burnt earth, fragments of human skull, fragmented pottery, bone tools, well-cemented shells and bone residues.
Excavation of red squirrel middens by grizzly bears in the whitebark pine zone.
Because our observations indicated that Red Squirrels clipped Douglas-fir branch tips more intensively near middens, we located the majority (n = 9) of these plots at the middle of active Red Squirrel middens.
The middens form extremely tough deposits, which have to then be cut from the rocks with an angle grinder.
everything was recycled in two middens and then returned to the soil.
As these middens decompose, they become nutrient-rich hot spots in plants' root zones.