Archaeologist will lead Site Surveying Technique classes

Kevin Black, assistant state archaeologist, will teach a 25-hour PAAC class entitled Basic Site Surveying Techniques. The class will discuss the history of archaeological survey, site identification, reading topographic maps, and field procedures. At least one half-day will be spent in the field using the information discussed in class. The course is a necessity for anyone anticipating an active role in archaeological field work.

The class will be held Friday, Nov. 2 to Monday, Nov. 5. The hours will be Friday from 4 to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. Classes will meet at the Anasazi Heritage Center, 27501 Hwy. 184. The price of the class is $12 to cover the cost of the materials. Space is limited!

For questions and to sign up, email Terry at, or call 560-1318.