Bringing Cahokia’s grid into the real world

Staff from the Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS) are looking to new technology to tie Cahokia’s grid to real-world coordinates. This will be the first time researchers and other state agencies will be able to integrate lidar with excavation data at Cahokia. In conjunction with the Illinois Historic Division of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, […]

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ISAS Story Map re-envisions Greater Cahokia

Archaeologists and researchers from the University of Illinois have spent over a century studying Cahokia, North America’s first native city. For the first time, this wealth of knowledge about Cahokia has been used to create a Story Map entitled, Re-Envisioning Greater Cahokia. Staff from the Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS) are responsible for turning the […]

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