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Teacher Resources

Web Sites

           Bureau of Land Management, Anasazi Heritage Center (information on Ancestral Puebloan culture), http://www.co.blm.gov/ahc/hmepge.htm

           Mesa Verde County (CO), Anasazi Archaeology (information on Ancestral Puebloan culture in southwest Colorado), http://www.swcolo.org/Tourism/ArchaeologyHome.html

            Canyonlands Field Institute (outdoor environmental educational programs for children and adults on geology, ecology, and issues facing the Colorado Plateau), http://www.canyonlandsfieldinst.org

           Grand Canyon Field Institute (outdoor and classroom programs to enhance understanding of the Grand Canyon region’s natural and cultural history), http://www.thecanyon.com/fieldinstitute

Software and Other Resources

           People in the Past: The Ancient Pueblo Farmers of Southwest Colorado. [CD-ROM and classroom activities]. Southwest Natural and Cultural Heritage Association, Albuquerque, NM, and Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Anasazi Heritage Center, Dolores, CO. Available through the Anasazi Heritage Center Museum Shop, (970) 882-4811.

           The Anasazi Heritage Center, Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Dolores, CO, has a library containing books, magazines, and videos about the archaeology, history, and cultures of the Colorado Plateau. All resources may be checked out free of charge and can be mailed anywhere. For information, call (970) 882-4811; or visit the Web site at http://www.co.blm.gov/ahc/hmepge.htm.

           History of Indian Peoples of the Four Corners Area. [laserdisc]. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Santa Fe, NM.

            Excavations at Ladle House, an Anasazi Pueblo. [CD-ROM]. Woods Canyon Archaeological Consultants, Yellow Jacket, CO.



Last updated: 11-13-2009