The Dig begins Monday Jan 6, 2014, with our Partner, Mercyhurst University
Welcome to Old Vero Ice Age Sites Committee ( EIN # 27-3101937) - preserving and appropriately excavating important Ice Age archaeological and paleontological sites in Vero Beach and Indian River County.
OVIASC Displays are located in IRC Building A, IRC Main Library, Sun Jet Center and the Brackett Library.
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Did you know …
- Vero has the most important Ice Age archaeological site in North America with the oldest human remains ever found with Ice Age animals.
- Dennis Stanford, head of Archaeology at the Smithsonian Institute in Washington. D.C. came here in Feb. 2012 and strongly endorsed our plans.
- Top British Ice Age Art specialist Paul Bahn came to town in March 2012. He says we need to look for more Ice Age art. He thinks it’s here.
- OVIASC received a $25,000 grant toward our Vero Man Site excavation from the Felburn Foundation.
ARE YOU Ready to Dig?
Click here for the latest science about the human bones found here in 1915.
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