San Juan Basin Archaeological Society

Chapter of the Colorado
Archaeological Society

The San Juan Basin Archaeological Society... exploring, learning about, and preserving
archaeological, cultural, and historical resources in the Four Corners region since 1979.


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Next SJBAS General Meeting
Thursday, May 8

Our next SJBAS general meeting will be held on Thursday, May 8th, at 7:00 p.m. in the Lyceum at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College. After a brief business meeting, Larry Baker M.A., Executive Director of Salmon Ruins and the San Juan County Museum Association, will present a program about the solar/lunar observatory at Salmon Ruins.

From 1993 to present, Larry Baker has served as the Executive Director of the San Juan County Archaeological Research Center and Library at Salmon Ruins.  As a Southwestern archaeologist with over 37 years of professional experience, Mr. Baker has been involved in numerous archaeological endeavors including: research, cultural resource management, and ruins stabilization/historic preservation.  Research interests focus on prehistoric and historic architecture, archaeoastronomy, and the Ancestral Puebloan periods of northwestern New Mexico, having been involved in the Salmon Ruins and Rio Puerco Valley projects during the 1970's, under the direction of Cynthia Irwin-Williams.  His work in cultural resource management has allowed him to meet the needs of the oil, gas, mining, and public works projects.  He serves as the Principal Investigator of the Center’s archaeological consulting firm, Division of Conservation Archaeology.



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