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Dr. Teresa Wriston
Assistant Research Professor Anthropology


geoarchaeology, geoarchaeologist,archaeological science, stable isotopes, hunter-gatherer studies, archaeological sensitivity modeling, environmental reconstruction, climate change, archeology, photogrammetry, RTI, UAS


Bradley, E. J., Smith, G. M., Wriston, T. A. (2020). Possible Paleoindian Geophyte Use in Hawksy Walksy Valley, Oregon., Journal of California and Great Basin Anthropology, 40 (2), 129-143

Wriston, T. A., Haynes, G. (2018). Sediments, soils, and the expansion of farmers into a forager’s world: A geoarchaeological study of the mid-to-late Holocene in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, Quaternary International (466), 324-340, Elsevier Ltd and INQUA
Rhode, D. E., Wriston, T. A. (2018). A Class III Cultural Resource Inventory of a Proposed Hillside Target Area in Range 77, Nevada Test and Training Range, Nye County, Nevada, Submitted to Nellis AFB and US Army Corps of Engineers for Project W9128F-17-2-0037.
Wriston, T. A., Smith, G. M. (2017). Late Pleistocene to Holocene history of Lake Warner and its prehistoric occupations, Warner Valley, Oregon (USA), Quaternary Research, 88, 491-513, Cambridge University Press, 10.1017//qua.2017.59
Smith, G., Wriston, T. A., Pattee, D. D., Felling, D. C. (2015). The Surface Paleoindian Record of Northern Warner Valley, Oregon, and Its Bearing on the Temporal and Cultural Separation of Clovis and Western Stemmed Points in the Northern Great Basin, Paleoamerica, 1 (4), 360-373
Conference Proceedings
Wriston, T. A., Lancaster, J. (2020). Searching for Evidence of Past Peoples within Submerged Landscapes, Willamette Valley, Oregon., American Geophysical Union (AGU): Virtual, December 7, 2020-December 7, 2020

Wygal, B., Krasinski, K., Holmes, C., Crass, B., Metcalfe, J., Wriston, T. A., RuizDiaz, J. A., Booth, A.

Wriston, T. A. (2019). Fluted, Stemmed, and Crescents from Coal Valley, NV, 8th Biennial Three Corners Conference: Las Vegas, NV, November 2, 2019-November 2, 2019

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Wriston, T. A., Smith, G. M. (2017). Late Pleistocene to Holocene lake levels of Lake Warner, Oregon (USA) and their effect on archaeological site distribution patterns, American Geophysical Union (AGU): New Orleans, LA

Wriston, T. A., Smith, G. M. (2017). The History of Lake Warner, Oregon and the Clovis and Western Stemmed Points left along its shores, Northwest Anthropological Conference: Spokane, WA

Wriston, T. A. (2016). The Assemblages of Great Basin Caves and Rockshelters: Representative or Not?, Great Basin Anthropological Conference: Reno, NV

Ingbar, E., Wriston, T. A., Halford, F. K. (2016). The Owyhee County Model: Fine Tuning Landscape Level Modeling

Wriston, T. A., Smith, G. M. (2016). The Late Pleistocene to Holocene Archaeology and Lake Levels of Pluvial Lake Warner, Oregon, Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting: Denver, CO

Wygal, B. T., Krasinski, K. E., Holmes, C. E., Crass, B. S., Wriston, T. A.

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