Recent Examples of excavation from the Web
The toll is expected to rise as excavations of the blast sites continue.
Paseo de la Reforma y Calzada Gandhi s/n, mna.inah.gob.mx // Museo del Templo Mayor. is the remains of the pyramid of former Tenochtitlán peoples, which was discovered in the 1970s during the excavation of a parking lot.
Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images Twitter has become an excavation site for archeologists specializing in Trump.
In order to dig in the gorge, Gianazza needed cooperation from the local government, which strictly regulates all excavation work on the island.
Bulldozers and excavation machines went in and out of the disaster site.
But this month archaeologists returned to the excavation site to source more artifacts for testing.
Isola delle Rose is entirely manmade, from soil removed during excavation of the city’s main port in 1870.
The discovery was made Friday on a patch of Earth that's mostly loose sand, which should facilitate a relatively swift excavation, officials say.
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