First human habitation of the Americas until 3500 BCE

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Caves of Yagul and Mitla Caves of Yagul, including Guil? Naquitz
Cueva de las Manos Holds cave art, executed between 13,000 and 9,500 years ago
El Pinacate first occupation 20,000 years BP
Mammoth Cave "Pre-Columbian Indians of four cultural periods occupied the park and its environs. These peoples - Mississippian, Woodland, Archaic, and Paleo-Indian - hunted in the area that is now the park and lived in cave entrances, beneath rock shelters, and near riverbanks." Nomination File
Rio Abiseo National Park Cueva Manachaqui
Serra da Capivara "The site must have been populated by the early men who populated the American continent." Rock art dated 26,000 - 22,000 years B.C. (AB evaluation)


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