Cahokia Mounds State Historical Site

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Journal Article
Journal: Geophysics
Published: 01 August 1991
Geophysics (1991) 56 (8): 1280-1287.
...Rinita A. Dalan Abstract Electromagnetic (EM) surveys have been used at the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site in southwestern Illinois to locate and define a number of buried archaeological features. Two instruments, Geonics EM31-D and EM38 conductivity meters, were employed to locate portions...
Series: GSA Special Papers
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.1130/SPE283-p67
... to investigate both broad- and small-scale archaeological phenomena and the problems and prospects of such research are illustrated with data from the Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site in southwestern Illinois. ...
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 June 2014
Geology (2014) 42 (6): 499-502.
... of Native American land use on terrestrial ecosystems. Here we report a high-resolution and multiproxy paleoecological record from Horseshoe Lake, an oxbow lake in the central Mississippi River valley that is adjacent to the Cahokia site (Illinois, USA), the largest prehistoric settlement north of Mexico...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 September 2002
Seismological Research Letters (2002) 73 (5): 597-627.
... Creek graben (J7 hole), a previously unknown unit was encountered stratigraphically between the Metropolis and Mounds Gravel composed of interbedded clay, silt, and fine sand; portions of this unit contain abundant plant material ( Figure 3 ). The Massac Creek site is expressed as a narrow north...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 July 1997
Seismological Research Letters (1997) 68 (4): 521-536.
... , in Old Cahokia , McDermott , J.F. , ed., St. Louis Historical Documents Foundation , St. Louis , 286 – 320 . Esling , S.P. , E. Sloneker , R.C. Graham , and L.R. Follmer ( 1995 ). The Cache Valley, in Quaternary sections in southern Illinois and southeast Missouri...
Journal Article
Published: 01 May 2010
Environmental and Engineering Geoscience (2010) 16 (2): 143-162.
... available in GIS formats from ISGS. Additionally, the elevations of the Paleozoic bedrock basement and the thickness of glacial drift state-wide have been digitized in GIS formats. The position of the bedrock–soil cap interface is of great import to assessments of seismic site response ( Borcherdt et al...
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