Peering into the past: Using biology and chemistry of shells for archaeological interpretation

Mar 22nd, 2016

Dept. of Archaeology

Dr. Meghan Burchell
Peering into the past: Using biology and chemistry of shells for archaeological interpretation

In the latest issue of the MUN Gazette, Dr. Meghan Burchell discusses her pioneering research on the shellfish middens of coastal  British Columbia and how they provide an environmental and cultural record  of how people lived and interacted with the environment thousands of years ago.

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