Story of Cave Rock – Conclusion

The Story of Cave Rock project began in February of 2015 and was the outcome of several events.  A large scale rock fall from Cave Rock at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, had damaged US 50, and more events were likely in the future.  The Nevada Department of Transportation was...

Digital Archaeology in Nevada

During July I have concentrated on building the objects for the Cave Rock Website – building the timeline with historic photos and the 3D representation of Cave Rock before 1849. As our institute project gets closer to launching, I have realized that my exposure...

Cave Rock Story….

It’s summer and thinks are pulling together very slowly. While the photos have provided a lot of historic detail, the photo drape would not have sufficient detail to convey the story as hoped. On to Plan B! The 3D object of Cave Rock will be a recreation, with...

Update on the Story of Cave Rock

After wrapping up the scans last month, I have found a permanent home for the website! The permanent link will be located on the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) Cultural Resources website, with a link on the NDOT Cave Rock Shed Project construction page....

Talking and Building!

The past few weeks have been spent in public engagement for the reconstruction project for Cave Rock. The interested party consultations surrounding the reconstruction project have been much more active and focused.  Cave Rock is very important to the Washoe Tribe of...