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Part 2: Just the artifacts ma’am!

Students with Alberta Culture and Tourism’s First Nations Archaeological Field Skills Training Program hit the ground running in September, putting their new skills to the test at… 993 more words


Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Situated in south-west Alberta, Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump is one of the most important hunting sites identified to date. At the edge of a landscape of hills and of highlands cut by natural passes, a high sandstone cliff falls off to the east. 167 more words


Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump - Alberta, Canada

This place, in what is now Alberta, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump Interpretive Centre, built into the landscape, tells the story of how the Napi People used to drive bison over this cliff thus securing their food source for the winter. 25 more words