BARA News

BARA and Indigenous Mapping Workshops Group

On September 18-19, representatives from the SoA and the Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology met with tribal, state, and federal archaeologists in Helena, Montana to organize and conduct a meeting aimed at bringing the Blackfeet Indian Tribe and other federally recognized indigenous groups in the Northern Plains into the Indigenous Mapping Workshops group, via training sponsored by Google Earth Outreach.

Stoffle Presents at Arches

On Saturday, August 26, Richard Stoffle (Professor of Anthropology; Research Anthropologist, Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology) made a special presentation at Arches National Park titled “Tribal Connections to Arches National Park.” Dr. Stoffle shared findings from the recently completed Ethnographic Overview and Assessment of Arches National Park.