Eleventh Hour Site (Room 7, Layer 3)
Basic information
Sample name: Eleventh Hour Site (Room 7, Layer 3)
Sample aka: 29SJ 633

Reference: W. B. Gillespie. 1991. Faunal remains from 29SJ 633. In Excavations at 29SJ 633: The Eleventh Hour Site, Chaco Canyon, New Mexico (eds. F. J. Mathien), pp. 243-315 [ER 3222]
Country: United States
State: New Mexico

Coordinate: 36° 3' N, 107° 58' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "in Marcia's Rincon on the south side of Chaco Canyon in an area across the Chaco Wash from the park's Visitor's Center" (coordinate based on Chaco Wash)
dated at "late 1000s-mid 1100s and late 1100s-early 1200s" primarily on ceramic data, with no radiocarbon dating
Climate and habitat
Lithology: sandstone
Taphonomic context: human accumulation, midden
Archaeology: buildings, ceramics, stone tools
Habitat comments: "a 12-15-room Pueblo III house"
"a moist, brown, sandy soil with considerable amounts of charcoal, adobe, and dense concentrations of artifacts" including sherds, chipped stone, and bones
there are bone tools and burials elsewhere on the site
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds
Sampling methods: quarry, screenwash
Sample size: 182
Sampling comments: "all soils removed were put through a 1/4-in.-mesh screen"
Sample: 3545
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2019-09-17 14:07:13
Modified: 2019-09-17 14:07:13
Abundance distribution
9 species
1 singleton
total count 182
standardised richness: 4.7
Fisher's α: 1.988
geometric series k: 0.5829
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6955
Shannon's H: 1.4525
Good's u: 0.9946