Hale Farm
Basic information
Sample name: Hale Farm
Sample aka: 33Su17

Reference: D. S. Brose. 1985. The prehistoric occupation of the Hale Farm Bath Township Summit County Ohio. Kirtlandia 41:35-61 [ER 3180]
Country: United States
State: Ohio

Coordinate: 41° 12' N, 81° 34' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "on Oak Hill Road, lot 11, township 3, range 12, in Bath Township" along Hale Run (coordinate based on Hale Run)
"a single prehistoric cultural assemblage, assignable to between A.D. 900 and A.D. 1200"
Climate and habitat
Lithology: not described
Taphonomic context: ceramics, human accumulation, settlement, structures
Archaeology: buildings, ceramics, stone tools
Habitat comments: bones were "broken, butchered, or burned"
artifacts include stone tools, stone and clay beads, and pottery
postholes are present
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, birds, turtles, fishes
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 160
Years: 1971, 1980
Sampling comments: soils "were screened through 1/4 in or 3/32 in hardware cloth"
the bear, deer, and elk are respectively said to represent one, three, and two individuals
Sample: 3488
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-06 19:34:06
Modified: 2019-09-09 12:38:57
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 160
standardised richness: 9.0
Fisher's α: 2.062
geometric series k: 0.6639
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7913
Shannon's H: 1.7972
Good's u: 1.0000
Ursus americanus4115 kg browser-insectivore
"American black bear"
Odocoileus virginianus5375 kg herbivore
"whitetail deer"
Cervus canadensis21170 kg browser-grazer
"American elk"
Procyon lotor135.5 kg carnivore-granivore
Castor canadensis211 kg
Ectopistes migratorius5
"passenger pigeon"
Meleagris gallopavo67.8 kg omnivore
Testudines indet.17
Catostomidae indet.39