Irving-Johnston
Basic information
Sample name: Irving-Johnston
Sample aka: AjGx-27

Reference: F. L. Stewart and W. D. Finlayson. 2000. Subsistence at the Irving-Johnston village and the question of deer tending by the neutrals. Canadian Journal of Archaeology 24(1):17-40 [ER 3161]
Geography
Country: Canada
State: Ontario

Coordinate: 43° 28' N, 79° 57' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "just south of Campbellville... 9.3 km north of Crawford Lake" (coordinate based on Crawford Lake Conservation Area)
"Using pottery rim sherd seriations and correlations to the varved sediments of Crawford Lake, which contain corn and other pollens, this site has been dated to ca. A.D. 1563 to 1583"
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: ceramics, human accumulation, midden, settlement
Archaeology: ceramics
Habitat comments: material was identified from six middens
there is no discussion of lithics or of structures such as hearths or pit moulds
Methods
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds, turtles, fishes
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 1444
Sampling comments: "the dirt was screened through a 0.6 mm mesh"
Metadata
Sample: 3461
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-03 14:43:35
Modified: 2019-09-09 12:59:07
Abundance distribution
48 species
16 singletons
total count 1444
Fisher's α: 9.552
geometric series k: 0.8655
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6072
Shannon's H: 1.7282
Good's u: 0.9889
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