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October 1, 1987

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A biophysical inventory of several contiguous land parcels adjacent to or near Coyote Lake, Leduc County, Alberta, was completed in 1987. The total area involved was 647.5 ha. The inventory included a description of the physical environment, which was based on a literature review; field...


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January 1, 1987

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This booklet contains a walking and driving tour of Fort Macleod's historic downtown and residential areas. A map of the tour routes is provided in the centre of the booklet.


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January 1, 1987

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This booklet contains a walking and driving tour of Lacombe.


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March 1, 1986

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This report presents the final results of the 1984 field season at the Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump site, which represents the second season of archaeological research by the staff of Alberta Culture at this World Heritage Site. This multi-year research project is designed to undertake mitgative...


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January 1, 1986

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Presents a synthesis of the data of ethnological science with the information concerning the Blackfoot contained in the writings of the explorers, travellers and traders from the time of first contact to the year 1821. Includes information on material culture.


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January 1, 1986

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Presents a collection of archaeological studies seeking to understand the characteristics of the prehistory of the mountains and foothills that form the Eastern Slopes along the Rocky Mountains. The papers are organized in a geographical cline from south to north, with those having a more...


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January 1, 1986

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Excavations conducted at the Ross site in southeastern Alberta during 1981 yielded considerable quantities of data with scientifically significant results. These investigations were required at this high-value prehistoric stone circle site because it was to be impacted by a proposed housing...


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January 1, 1986

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This paper addresses the question of the positions of various Plains Indian tribes across the southern Alberta landscape at about the time of first European influence and, later, actual European contact. The primary data sources consulted are the published historic and ethnographic accounts of...


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January 1, 1986

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The prehistory of Alberta Plains span at least 11,000 years. Archaeologists have discerned changes in artifact styles which allow this long record of human habitation to be divided into periods and phases/complexes. The periods document changes in weapon technology while the phases/complexes...


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January 1, 1986

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The 1984 Public Opinion Survey on Recreation was the fourth study conducted by Alberta Recreation and Parks to gather current information about the leisure behaviour of Albertans. The survey questionnaire was mailed to a random sample of 8,031 Albertans and responses were received from 3,921...