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 […]

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 […]

Archaeology Excavation 101

April 23, 2014 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

A few weeks ago I went out with a small field crew into Utah’s west desert. The first few days were spent systematically surveying our project area, and the last few days were spent excavating. There are so many misconceptions about what archaeologists actually do when they dig, so I thought I’d take a moment […]

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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 […]

Jamie Clark (Stott) on Time Team America.

That One Time I was on Time Team America: Range Creek

December 18, 2013 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

Yep. You read that right. One of my claims to fame was an episode I was featured in for Time Team America’s Range Creek episode. I was teaching in Range Creek at the time, and was excited at the opportunity to use fancy equipment to help us with our research. The episode is worth watching, […]

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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 […]

Northwest Utah

Site Recording in Northwest Utah

August 12, 2013 | Ramblings | by Jamie Stott

I can safely say LONG TIME NO SEE! Just want to apologize for being absent for most of the summer. My schedule went absolutely crazy and I was in and out of the field and when I was home I was running around like a chicken with its head cut off trying to catch up […]

Utah Desert Land

The Flute Player

May 17, 2013 | Artifact, Prehistoric | by Jamie Stott

Sedg held in his hands his most prized possession. Standing on the edge of a tall mesa he closed his eyes and held out his arms, offering up the flute to the powers that be. The wind was stronger out here on the point, and the feathers that were attached to the flute by thin […]

Clovis Point

Grandpa’s Clovis Point

April 19, 2013 | Artifact, Prehistoric | by Jamie Stott

Ashley was new to the graduate program at the University. She’d been accepted the previous year, and was still feeling her way around the department. Although her undergrad degree had been in Anthropology her real passion was Archaeology, more specifically lithics. She’d chosen this particular graduate program because of their renowned reputation and ground breaking […]

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