Mount Ararat 2011 Archaeological Studies 1
Sep 17, 2011Public
Photo: First morning's view out my tent northeast onto the Aras River Plain, which is the best close location for Noah, his family and the animals to have re-started the Earth's population
Photo: First morning's view out my tent northeast onto the Aras River Plain, which is the best close location for Noah, his family and the animals to have re-started the Earth's population
Photo: Cowboy preparing to boil some water after the overnight snowstorm with his stove
Photo: A new several inches of snow on the ground from the overnight snowstorm that included lots of lightning and thunder booming right on top of us
Photo: Horizontal ice on the tent poles
Photo: Horizontal ice on the tent poles
Photo: Horizontal ice on the tent strings
Photo: Horizontal ice on the tents
Photo: Campsite under new snow as Jose prepares the Ground Penetrating RADAR (GPR) equipment
Photo: Campsite under new snow as Jose prepares the Ground Penetrating RADAR (GPR) equipment
Photo: Jose Renteria and John Bryant prepare the GPR and the Trimble GPS
Photo: Cowboy gets ready to take a photo
Photo: Cowboy and Dick
Photo: Sun and clouds rising over Çakmak Peak
Photo: Sun and clouds rising over Çakmak Peak
Photo: Clouds rising over Çakmak Peak with a trail to the area for our nature bathroom breaks
Photo: Cowboy and Holt work on the stove for melting snow into water
Photo: John Bryant and Kevin DeVries lining up the flags 30 meters directly to the north from the plastic house metal stake for GPR and OhmMapper Resistivity surveys
Photo: Kevin holds the tape measure to help set the next flag
Photo: Jose calibrates the GPS in preparation for a GPR survey profile
Photo: Jose calibrates the GPS in preparation for a GPR survey profile
Photo: John lines up a GPR survey another 30 meters to the north
Photo: Jose goes through the GPR survey checklist to make sure all the equipment is set up properly while Rex prepares to video the research
Photo: Jose goes through the GPR survey checklist to make sure all the equipment is set up properly while Rex prepares to video the research