Pre-Clovis archaeological sites in the Americas

WHS with remains of pre-Clovis cultures in the Americas, ending the "Clovis first" consensus.


Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Chiribiquete National Park rock art perhaps dates from around 20,000 BCE
Cueva de las Manos
Serra da Capivara Pedra Furada, Serra da Capivara National Park, in the state of Piauí, Brazil. Site with evidence of non-Clovis human remains, a rock painting rupestre art drawings from at least 12,000–6,000 BP. (wiki)


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