Los Ojitos


AZ EE:2:137. Located 500 m downstream from the Donaldson / Matty Canyon site, this site is also deeply buried beneath floodplain alluvium. It has evidence of residential occupation, burials, and pit features along with abundant refuse deposits.

ID Other ID Type Subtype Uncal BP (years) ± 1 σ (years) Median cal BP (years) Lower cal BP (years) Upper cal BP (years) δ13C Contaminated?
A-3500 MacroSample kernel 2170 150 2169 2698 1820 No

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References Cited

Huckell, B. B.
    1984    The Paleo-Indian and Archaic occupation of the Tucson Basin: an overview. The Kiva 49:133-145.

Huckell, B. B.
    2001    History of archaeological research in the Cienega Valley. Archaeology Southwest 15(4):2.

Mabry, J. B. (editor)
    2008    Las Capas: Early Irrigation and Sedentism in a Southwestern Floodplain. Anthropological Papers No. 28. Center for Desert Archaeology, Tucson.