Marine inundated archaeological sites and paleofluvial systems: examples from a karst‐controlled continental shelf setting in Apalachee Bay, Northeastern Gulf of Mexico

  title={Marine inundated archaeological sites and paleofluvial systems: examples from a karst‐controlled continental shelf setting in Apalachee Bay, Northeastern Gulf of Mexico},
  author={Michael Kent Faught and Joseph F. Donoghue},
  journal={Geoarchaeology-an International Journal},
Underwater geoarchaeological research in Apalachee Bay, in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico off northwest Florida, has enabled the reconstruction of portions of the karst-controlled paleodrainage system, the discovery of several inundated prehistoric archaeological sites, and the exposure of sediments accumulated during the drowning of the continental shelf. Diagnostic artifacts discovered at the sites included chipped stone tools and debitage indicating Paleoindian, Early Archaic, and Middle… Expand

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