Ancient Life in San Diego

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Ancient Life in San Diego

Artifacts found at Border Field State Park and the border region.

Abalone Pry


Fishing Weight


Abalone Tools


Abalone Shell


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Learn more about local archaeology

California State Parks Archaeological Resources

San Diego Coast District Cultural Resources (CSP)

San Diego Archaeological Center