Sarah Rice is a Senior Archaeologist at Far Western’s Great Basin Branch in Carson City, Nevada. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2009 and her Master’s degree in anthropology from the University of Nevada in 2015. She has been working as a professional archaeologist since 2006, with fieldwork experience in Nevada, California, Utah, and Oregon on a wide variety of survey, testing, and data recovery projects. Her interests include geoarchaeology, Paleoindian archaeology and theory, spatial analysis using Geographic Information Systems, mapping, and cultural resources management law and guidelines.
Sarah’s Key Projects
- Hill Air Force Base Utah Test and Training Range
- Lincoln County Archaeological Initiative
- Naval Air Station, Fallon
Sarah’s Featured Citations
Analysis of Paleoindian Site Structure and Toolstone Procurement at the Overlook Site (26CH3413), Churchill County, Nevada. Master’s thesis. Department of Anthropology, University of Nevada, Reno.