louiseleakey

|Louise Leakey

About Louise Leakey

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Louise Leakey has created 18 blog entries.

Excavation progress

Final week of first excavation in progress for the Koobi Fora Research Project. The field crew at the first excavation Here are some images taken by Lawrence Nzuve who is at the site of the excavation, showing the progress as they work their way up the slope. Remember they are digging with delicate picks and [...]

By | 2017-01-04T18:05:45+00:00 June 7th, 2010|Koobi Fora Research Project|Comments Off on Excavation progress

Fossil preparation training gets underway

While some of the crew have been wet sieving the sediments recovered from the last field season, others have been doing specimen preparation. There are numerous large specimens, most of them in plaster that were recovered from the field over that past few years. Christopher Kiarie, an expert preparator from the National Museums of Kenya [...]

By | 2012-06-27T19:52:05+00:00 November 10th, 2009|Koobi Fora Research Project|Comments Off on Fossil preparation training gets underway