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Audience: Researchers

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September 27, 2019

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This tribute article is a dedication to an influential archaeologist in Alberta – Terry Gibson. The article introduces the 39th issue of the Occasional Paper Series, which is dedicated to Terry Gibson.


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September 27, 2019

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This article summarizes archaeological features called bone uprights that appear at sites in Alberta and across the northern plains. Bone uprights are vertical animal bones (usually bison) that were embedded in the ground and served several purposes for pre-contact people.


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September 25, 2019

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The Alberta Tourism Market Monitor tracks tourism related indicators for the province of Alberta including but not limited to: Accommodation occupancy rates and average daily room rates Air passenger enplanements and deplanements National Park visits Historic sites and museum attendance figures...


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September 1, 2019

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Results of the moose aerial population count surveys for the 2018 hunting season in Alberta. The surveys were conducted in Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) 320. The primary objectives of this survey were to assess the status of moose populations in WMU 320 by determining a population estimate based...


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July 26, 2019

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This is an article about pre-contact stone features in Alberta. The results of an archaeological excavation of a stone cairn in southern Alberta are compared to results of other excavations at stone cairns in the province. The results inform expectations and management practices concerning an...


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July 24, 2019

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This is an article about digital methods of heritage preservation. The article outlines the results of efforts to digitally document a historic building in southern Alberta prior to dismantling. The results inform tourism and historic resource management practices in the province.


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July 24, 2019

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The swing of things: Contributions to archaeological research in Alberta, 2018 is part of the Archaeological Survey of Alberta. This issue contains a series of archaeology articles that inform research, management practices, and methods in Alberta.


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July 16, 2019

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The Alberta Historical Resources Foundation Heritage Notes Series are intended to help people interested in preserving, protecting and interpreting Alberta history. This guide focuses on how to conduct a historical research.


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July 16, 2019

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The Alberta Historical Resources Foundation Heritage Notes Series are intended to help people interested in preserving, protecting and interpreting Alberta history. This guide focuses how to develop a local heritage marker program.


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July 1, 2019

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Results of the bighorn sheep aerial population count surveys funded by the Wild Sheep Foundation for the 2018-2019 hunting season in Alberta. The surveys were conducted by helicopter in Sheep Management Areas 7 and 8 (comprising Wildlife Management Units 439, 440, 442, 444, 445 and 446).