Jamie Stott

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Stewardship Day 2016

July 20, 2016 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

Nine Mile Canyon Stewardship Day 2016 Thats right! The third annual Nine Mile Canyon Stewardship Day is coming right up! Mark your calendar for Saturday September 17th from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. About: This is a free event, where we invite the public to come down and tour the world famous Nine Mile Canyon […]

Project Discovery 2016 Field School

June 14, 2016 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

This is my third official field season with Project Discovery and my fourth year with the program. Project Discovery is the brainchild of an amazing woman named Margie Nash, she and her husband Joe were passionate about archaeology and wanted to do more – and thus Project Discovery was born. It’s an education and public […]

Essential Backpack Gear for the Field Archaeologist

March 10, 2016 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

Ahoy! I wanted to do a post about essential backpack gear for the field archaeologist because lets face it, I’ve been doing this for awhile and know what works and what doesn’t. I’m sure other seasoned vets have their own methods but this is what works for me. Just like the last post where I […]

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 […]

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 […]

Project Discovery 2014

July 25, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

First of all let me apologize for being MASSIVELY behind on all my blog posts. My summer went from 0 to 100 mph in the blink of an eye and now is the first free time I’ve had in weeks. So, without further ado… Project Discovery!   For those of you who don’t know, Project […]

Aussie Throwback Blog: They Can’t All Be Gems…

April 11, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

so the survey continued…    i spent the remainder of my time in the field surveying. it was HOT! we hit over 103° F pretty much every day. remember how i was ranting about not wanting to get the pilbara tan? well, i got it. it looks like i have black gloves on and light […]

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Aussie Throwback Blog: Archaeologyschmarchaeology

April 9, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

How you know youre not in Kansas anymore Toto: fieldwork being delayed due to a cyclone. Yep, that actually happened. For you Australians, that’s no big deal, but for simple Navajowegians from Utah, that’s never happened before lol. I was supposed to leave on Monday but was delayed till Wednesday. I anxiously packed everything into […]

Aussie Throwback Blog: I Survived the Pilbara

March 3, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

its true. you heard it here first. i survived my first field session up north. it was….interesting. i left you last time after eating goanna and sweltering in the heat. not much changed the rest of the session. i saw some beautiful country and recorded some great sites.  its okay to feel jealous after looking […]

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Devils Playground

September 30, 2013 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

Last week I had the (very cold) pleasure of doing fieldwork in northern Utah at a place very near Devils Playground. First off, let me say that the entire area is GORGEOUS! Its your typical desert scene, but with all these wind worn rocks crammed everywhere. I am definitely going back with the man and […]

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