Learmonth Site
Basic information
Sample name: Learmonth Site
Sample aka: PeJr-1

Reference: A. M. Rick. 1980. Non-cetacean vertebrate remains from two Thule winter houses on Somerset Island, N.W.T.. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 4:99-117 [ER 3153]
Geography
Country: Canada
State: Northwest Territories

Coordinate: 72° 45' N, 93° 40' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "on the north shore of Creswell Bay" on Somerset Island (coordinate based on Creswell Bay)
"The sites date to approximately A.D. 1000-1200 stylistically and on the basis of radiocarbon dates"
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation, settlement, structures
Archaeology: buildings
Habitat comments: a Thule winter dwelling
there is no discussion of lithics, ceramics, or structures and this is not a midden
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds
Sampling methods: quarry
Sample size: 1458
Years: 1976
Sampling comments: there is no discussion of screenwashing
Metadata
Sample: 3449
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-02 11:54:19
Modified: 2019-09-09 13:03:27
Abundance distribution
26 species
7 singletons
total count 1458
Fisher's α: 4.494
geometric series k: 0.7635
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5823
Shannon's H: 1.3080
Good's u: 0.9952
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