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Re: NFC: 300 year old fish trap in Amazon
One of the theories is that this is the source of the
original 'Atlantis' legends.
--- CEFCHURCH at aol_com wrote:
> Enormous Fish Trap Miles of
> Earthworks Harvested Seafood
> from Amazon Floods By Michael Stowe</A>
> Deep in the Amazon jungles of Bolivia, researchers
> are uncovering the remains
> of an incredibly advanced network of earthworks and
> ponds that was created
> more than 300 years ago. The long, curving earthen
> structures were built as
> permanent fish traps to take advantage of seasonal
> flooding, when fish
> migrated to spawn in the flooded savannas, says
> Clark Erickson, Associate
> Curator of the American Section at the University of
> Pennsylvania Museum of
> Archaeology and Anthropology
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