A Lost Civilization May Shed Light on Coping with Climate Change

A Lost Civilization May Shed Light on Coping with Climate Change

An innovative collaboration between scientists is discovering how, 700 years ago, a mysterious, prehistoric culture overcame its landscape's harsh constraints. The findings may tell a cautionary tale for today's Southwest.

By Keith Kloor/Photography by Mark Klett
Published: March-April 2008
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Keith Kloor

Type: Author | From: Audubon Magazine