"Santa Marta is still on hurricane alert, the 6 foot waves damaged structures along the waterfront and caused the collapse of several house in the poorer quarters of the city. I just spoke with Walter Hinojosa, a good friend and guide who was up at…"
"En estos casos son de tal magnitud las lluvias que algunos de los muros colapsan debido a la saturacion total del relleno de las terrazas. Ademas el viento hace que caigan arboles sobre ellas, causando daños graves a las estructuras. El otro…"
"We are currently in hurricane alert due to tropical storm Tomas. Rains will increase substantially in the general area of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta and we are hoping that there will be no damages to archaeological structures or further…"
We are now entering the final phase of planning for a number of conservation activities to be carried out in 2011 at Teyuna-Ciudad Perdida Archaeological Park. The Instituto Colombiano de Antropologia e Historia conservation team is reviewing their project for urgent measures to be taken at the site. Activities will include interventions in the main staircase connecting the river to the first terrace cluster which has seen damages to some sections and two terraces whose retaining walls…See More
Ciudad Perdida, or Lost City, is a remote Tayrona archaeological site in northern Colombia. This group is dedicated to discussing the threats it faces in order to preserve it for future generations.See More