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Unformatted text preview: • Intensive survey- a systematic, detailed field survey that covers an entire area; may include subsurface testing (digging) • Scraping technique to reveal city plan (need permission) o Time o Money o Not usually used on walking survey • Periscope o Ground survey using remote sensing technique o Camera, push down into earth/tomb o Used as digging tool, able to film what’s inside, has self-sealing adhesive to seal tomb before and after moved in to avoid losing artifacts Types of Sampling (intensive survey) • Survey sample and extrapolate data • Need to be really careful to make sure you do the right sampling o Simple random Totally random Most dangerous o Stratified random Random, but in lines o Systematic Not random, gridlines o Stratified unaligned systematic Systematic, but not aligned • Don’t need to worry about this if the site is small enough...
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- Fall '10
- Archaeology, Reconnaissance, aerial reconnaissance, survey- preliminary examination, tentative site distributions, present survey results