Images and Tips for Analysis of Sieve Charcoal

Images of Charcoal

1. Modern Charcoal (dry samples)

2. Fossil Charcoal (wet samples)

3. Fossil Charcoal-Like Objects (coming soon)


Techniques and Tips (more to come)

1. When sieving, be sure that water pressure is not too high. With portable shower head, a good pressure is equiv. of 40ml/second (use a timer to track how many seconds it takes to fill 1 liter container).

2. Protocol and more hints on id as PDF

Images of Modern Fires

(note spots on images are most likely dirt on original slides)

Misc Mongolia 2004 Pictures