Welcome! This weblog is intended to communicate past, recent and upcoming research activities related to the archaeology and geoarchaeology of the New World’s Pacific slope region, particularly as related to questions about the region’s first human inhabitants. In the pages that follow, you can read more about the nature of the Pacific Slope Archaeological Laboratory (PSAL), its associated members, and their particular research activities. As you will see, this weblog is still in its beginning stages; however, it’s pages will fill up throughout the remainder of this year. Stay tuned!