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Author Jones, Rhys, 1941-2001

Title Archaeological report on the Kakadu Conservation Zone / by Rhys Jones and Sally Brockwell
Published Canberra : Pub. for the Commission by Australian Govt. Pub. Service, 1990


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  333.783099429 Aus/Kcz  AVAILABLE
Description iii, 65 pages, 5 unnumbered pages, 21 unnumbered of plates, 1 folded leaf of plate : illustrations, maps ; 30 cm
Series Consultancy series / Kakadu Conservation Zone Inquiry
Consultancy series (Kakadu Conservation Zone Inquiry (Australia))
Contents 1. Introduction : Archaeologically sensitive areas in the original Kakadu stage three conservation zone -- The 1989 Kakadu conservation zone-Some geological parameters relevant to its archaeological potential -- Archaeological site formation -- Assessments of site significance -- Archaeological site location and types -- Field survey -- 2. Archaeological sites within the conservation zone : Coronation Hill sector ; Pul Pul Rockshelters ; KCZ 90-1/A ; KCZ 90-1/B ; KCZ 90-1/C -- El Sherana - Scinto Plateau sector : Palette Fault Rockshelter ; KCZ 90-14 ; Saddle Ridge Sites ; Koolpin Heights -- River-Flat areas within the Kakadu conservation zone -- 3. Sites outside the Kakadu conservation zone but close to its boundaries : Stone feature-Mulvaney and Hermes site 4 ; Field assessment at site 4, 1990 ; Art sites - Escarpment Base West of Coronation Hill sector of the Kakadu conservation zone : Hunam figure shelter ; A dynamic figure gallery -- Engraved boulder ; The floor deposit of the Engraved boulder shelter site ; Site FL 8 ; Site FL 15 ; Stone pile ; Stag Creek ; Art site near Plumtree Creek -- 4. Significance of the Archaeological sites : Sites within the zone ; Sites outsides the zone ; Aboriginal significance -- 5. Potential threat to archaeological sites in the conservation zone by proposed developments including mining : Coronation Hill sector of the conservation zone ; El Sherana - Scinto Plateau sector ; Sites adjacent to the Kakadu Conservation zone ; Visitor impact - a Plague of people -- 6. Possible measures for protecting Archaeological sites from assessed potential threats -- 7. References
Notes "December 1990."
At foot of added t.p.: National heritage studies in conjunction with the Department of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University
At head of title: Resource Assessment Commission
Cover title
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 56-65
Issuing Body At foot of title: National Heritage Studies in conjunction with the Dept. of Prehistory, Research School of Pacific Studies, Australian National University
Subject Excavations (Archaeology) -- Australia -- Kakadu National Park (N.T.)
Excavations (Archaeology) -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Kakadu National Park
Kakadu National Park (N.T.) -- Antiquities.
Author Brockwell, Sally, 1955-
Australia. Resource Assessment Commission.
Australian National University. Department of Prehistory
LC no. 35007524
ISBN 0644134518