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Petroglyph Panel

Prehistoric Rock Art & Preservation

November 18, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Ever wanted to know more about rock art? In this video I cover the basics, then move on to discuss proper site etiquette when visiting a rock art panel. I talk about vandalism and what is being done by archaeologists, land mangers, and you (yes, you) to protect it. Check it out! Have a comment […]

Shannon Boomgarden

Dig It Video Series | Featuring: Shannon Boomgarden

November 7, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Episode 9 features Range Creek Field School instructor and PhD graduate student, Shannon Boomgarden. Shannon talks about experimental archaeology at Range Creek and her likes and dislikes about field archaeology. You definitely don’t want to miss this video. Hope you enjoy! -Jamie 🙂  

Chris Webster

Dig It Video Series | Featuring: Chris Webster

October 28, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Episode 8 features Great Basin archaeologist Chris Webster. Chris discusses his likes and dislikes about archaeology and how we as archaeologists can better communicate our findings to the public. Chris is very active in the online archaeological community and runs a fantastic podcast! You can check out his work at www.digtech-llc.com. Enjoy! -Jamie

Dry Fork Wash, Randolph UT

Autumn Archaeology in Randolph

October 22, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

I love archaeology most times of the year, but there is something about being outside during autumn that is just plain fantastic. The smells and the colors seem more bold, and since you know winter is right around the corner you just sorta soak it all in while you can. Before it’s all covered in […]

Lisa Benson

Dig It Video Series | Featuring: Lisa Benson

September 30, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Episode 7 features Great Basin archaeologist, Lisa Benson. Lisa has been working as an archaeologist in Utah for over nine years, she is crazy athletic and can out-hike even the most nimble of us. Check out what her likes and dislikes about fieldwork are below. Cheers- Jamie  

Julie Kramer

Dig It Video Series | Featuring: Julie Kramer

September 22, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Episode 6 of the ‘Dig It’ Video Series features Julie Kramer, a Great Basin archaeologist who has an incredible work ethic and infectious laugh. Enjoy- Jamie .

Ask an Archaeologist

Ask An Archaeologist Video

September 12, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

I have wrangled my husband into asking me some of his most common archaeology questions, since he is not an archaeologist. Check it out. Who knows, his questions might be some of your questions. If there is something you’d like to know that we didn’t cover, send me an email via the Contact tab, or comment […]


Dig It Video Series | Featuring: Jamie Stott

August 26, 2014 | Video | by Jamie Stott

Episode 5 of my ‘Dig It’ video series. If you’re an archaeologist I’d love to feature you on this series! Drop me line via the Contact tab, or shoot me an email at info@jamiestott.com.   Cheers- Jamie

snake river gorge


August 26, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

That’s what you call someone from Idaho. An Idahoan. Anyway…Hi! Hope your summer has been as fun and as BUSY as mine 🙂 Last week I went to Idaho for work and during my 5.5 hr drive (each way) I had time to think about archaeology and what people think it means. When I say […]

Welcome to Meeker

July 28, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

I had the pleasure of accompanying a group of archaeologists to Meeker, Colorado at the end of June to work on recording a really neat protohistoric Ute archaeological site. I was about to continue when I realized that some of you might not know what protohistoric means. Well, here ya go: Protohistoric | a period between […]