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Casper, Wyoming, USA


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Bison kill site dating to about 6000 bc. Plano hunters stampeded a herd of about 100 bison and trapped them in a steep‐sided U‐shaped arrangement of sand dunes from which they were unable to escape. Once trapped in this way, the hunters dispatched the beasts using spears.

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G. C. Frison, 1974, The Casper site. New York: Academic Press

Subjects: Archaeology.


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