Document Type

Report

Publication Date

9-30-2005

First page number:

1

Last page number:

4

Abstract

  • 17 new site stewards trained during the quarter. Active stewards in the program now total 167, up from 150 in last quarter.
  • Three Desert National Wildlife Refuge sites added to monitoring schedule.
  • Comprehensive monitoring plan for Sloan Canyon NCA implemented.
  • New training classes offered in GPS navigation and Clark County pre-history.
  • 3 additional major cultural site impacts resulting in measurable damages reported this quarter. Four additional impacts with somewhat lesser significance also reported in the quarter. Total impacts since December 2004 total 11 major and 12 less significant.
  • Federal land managers authorized site stewards to place signage and construct barriers at sites requiring immediate action.
  • Plans finalized for site steward recognition picnic on November 5, 2005.

Keywords

Antiquities, Prehistoric; Cultural property – Protection; Historic sites – Protection; Interagency coordination; Nevada; Volunteers; Volunteers – Training of

Disciplines

Archaeological Anthropology | Civic and Community Engagement | Community-Based Learning | Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis | Historic Preservation and Conservation

Language

English

Comments

Cooperative Agreement Number H8R07010001

Task Agreement Number J8R07040007