Video Update: Paynes Creek Exhibit Opens in Punta Gorda, Belize
March 28, 2012
Skip ahead to 2:18 to see Heather McKillop discuss the importance of the underwater sites at Paynes Creek during the opening of the Underwater Maya Exhibit in Punta Gorda March 15th, 2012. This exhibit was funded through an AIA Site Preservation Grant and the artifact replicas you see in the video will be placed in display cases as part of a permanent exhibit.
The 2014 BP Award goes to the California Archaeological Site Stewardship Program for its grassroots efforts to train local communities in the preservation of archaeological sites.
Help support the Site Preservation Program while ringing in the New Year with the 2014 AIA Calendar.
Take a look at the newly completed Umm el-Jimal Project!