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Owyhee Petroglyphs


Humans lived in the caves of the remote Owyhee River Valley as long as 12,000 years ago. Artifacts and petroglyphs offer clues to this little-studied people, but money for research is scarce and looting is damaging the evidence.

First Broadcast: 2000
Producer: Jim Newman

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