Deadman Slough (Excavation Unit)
Basic information
Sample name: Deadman Slough (Excavation Unit)
Sample aka: 47PR46

Reference: S. R. Kuehn. 1998. New evidence for Late Paleoindian-Early Archaic subsistence behavior in the Western Great Lakes. American Antiquity 63(3):457-476 [ER 3167]
Country: United States
State: Wisconsin

Coordinate: 45° 52' N, 90° 42' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "a multicomponent site overlooking the confluence of the Flambeau River and Deadman Slough" (about 3 km southeast of Oxbo, basis of coordinate)
from "10, 000 B.P. to 8000 B.P., based on similarities in artifact styles with dated sites outside this region"
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation
Archaeology: stone tools
Habitat comments: "A large variety of artifacts were recovered, and two pit features and eight bone concentration lenses were identified"
all artifacts are stone and there are no bone tools, ceramics, or structures
Life forms: rodents, ungulates, birds, turtles, fishes, clams
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 264
Years: 1991
Sampling comments: material "was recovered through 1/4-inch dry screening of sediments" and "flotation of soil samples"
Sample: 3468
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-04 10:06:11
Modified: 2019-09-09 12:55:29
Abundance distribution
6 species
1 singleton
total count 264
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.093
geometric series k: 0.3410
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.3090
Shannon's H: 0.6590
Good's u: 0.9963