Association of Professional Archaeologists

Plants and Archaeology: March 22nd ArchaeoBotany Workshop

  • 22 Mar 2020
  • 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • 14 Kirby Avenue, Dundas
  • 2

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  • 1-day hands-on small group session with Rudy Fecteau

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Archaeobotanical Workshop by Rudy Fecteau ~ winter 2020

5 repeat sessions to choose from (Feb 9, 23; Mar 1, 8, 22)

** hands-on, small group learning experience **

~ max participants per session: 4 ~~ cost per participant: $50 (with food!) ~

AGENDA – Meet and Greet at 9am---- Coffee, banana bread, juice, water

9:00 AM – 10:30 A.M.PP presentation - ‘INTRODUCTION TO MACRO-BOTANICAL IDENTIFICATION’

10:30 A.M.  – 10:45 A.M.  BREAK – Coffee, banana bread, juice, water

10:45 A.M. 12:00 NOON – PP presentation - WOOD IDENTIFICATION

12:00 P.M. - 1:00 P.M. – LUNCH - Veggie chili, corn bread, coffee, juice, water

1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. – IDENTIFICATION OF MACRO-BOTANICAL REMAINS, WITH A FOCUS OF WOOD IDENTIFICATION –                       MICROSCOPY SESSION

Takeaway: each participant will be provided with a 100 page archaeobotanical reference (digital version) that Rudy keeps up-to-date, and background photo references of wood specimens in cross-sections.

 

R.D. FECTEAU AND ASSOCIATES, DUNDAS ONTARIO


Workshop sponsored by

Association of Professional Archaeologists (Ontario)


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