Sucices Site (Excavation Square 1)
Basic information
Sample name: Sucices Site (Excavation Square 1)
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: 46° 21' N, 91° 48' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "approximately 230 m west of the St. Croix River, roughly 400 m south of where the river drains from Upper St. Croix Lake" (coordinate based on Solon Springs, which is on the lake)
from "10, 000 B.P. to 8000 B.P., based on similarities in artifact styles with dated sites outside this region"
all artifacts are stone and there are no bone tools, ceramics, or structures
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: human accumulation, settlement
Archaeology: stone tools
Habitat comments: "A Late Paleoindian Plan complex occupation represents the primary component at the site"
there are numerous lithics, but ceramics are not discussed
Life forms: rodents, turtles
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 2
Years: 1983
Sampling comments: material "was recovered through 1/4-inch dry screening of sediments" and "flotation of soil samples"
Sample: 3469
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-04 10:13:00
Modified: 2019-09-09 12:55:01
Sample statistics cannot be computed.
Castor canadensis111 kg
Emydidae indet.1
"water" or "box" turtle