SOUTHWEST/MESOAMERICA TROPICAL FEATHER TRADE

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Early procurement of scarlet macaws and the
emergence of social complexity in Chaco Canyon, NM

http://www.pnas.org/content/112/27/8238.full.pdf

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Scarlet Macaws and Their Kin in the Desert Southwest

http://bcjms.bhattercollege.ac.in/scarlet-macaws-and-their-kin-in-the-desert-southwest/

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Birds in the Southwest (Archaeology Southwest Collection of Articles)

http://www.archaeologysouthwest.org/pdf/arch-sw-v21-no1.pdf

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Ritual Change and the Distant: Mesoamerican Iconography, Scarlet Macaws, and Great Kivas in the Mimbres Region of Southwestern New Mexico

http://www.academia.edu/12170738/Ritual_Change_and_the_Distant_Mesoamerican_Iconography_Scarlet_Macaws_and_Great_Kivas_in_the_Mimbres_Region_of_Southwestern_New_Mexico

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Breeding Scarlet Macaws in Prehistoric North America: Casas Grandes

http://archaeology.about.com/od/Ancestral-Puebloan-Cultures/fl/Breeding-Scarlet-Macaws-in-Prehistoric-North-America-Casas-Grandes.htm

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Scarlet macaw skeletons point to early emergence of Pueblo hierarchy

https://popular-archaeology.com/article/scarlet-macaw-skeletons-point-to-early-emergence-of-pueblo-hierarchy/

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New Dates for the Presence of Scarlet Macaws in New Mexico

Gambler’s House has the report here; Interesting Burial Remains in Chihuahua spanning 2,500 BCE to 700 CE.

https://gamblershouse.wordpress.com/2016/07/31/dating-the-macaws/

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Macaw Feather Harvesting Finds in the Ancient Southwest

https://www.nature.com/news/prehistoric-native-americans-farmed-macaws-in-feather-factories-1.21803

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Important Cave Finds in Chihuahua

http://westerndigs.org/mummified-bird-baby-found-in-cave-shed-light-on-earliest-desert-farmers/

A 2000 Year Old Mummified Macaw Uncovered in Northern Mexico

http://www.inah.gob.mx/es/boletines/6856-datan-en-2000-anos-de-antigueedad-cabeza-momificada-de-guacamaya-hallada-en-cueva-avendanos-chihuahua

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New Ancient Scarlet Macaw Trade from Mexico to the Ancient Southwest Research

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/2018/08/news-ancient-dna-chaco-canyon-pueblo-macaws-archaeology/

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Casas Grandes Macaw Trading

https://gamblershouse.wordpress.com/2010/09/21/casas-grandes-macaw-breeding/

Scarlet macaw DNA points to ancient breeding operation in Southwest

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/08/180813160531.htm

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