discuss document export feedback print share Blog View by topic: Archaeology All Archaeology Beyond our walls Collections Exhibitions Events Entangled Islands From the Director Geology History Learning MuseTech Taonga Māori Research Still Life War Memorial Kermadec Expedition Pou Maumahara Volume SW Pacific Expedition Show more View by date: 2015 Any 2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 Show more The remains of an ancient butchery revealedby Louise FureyMon, 16 Feb 2015The archaeologists on Great Mercury Island have uncovered what they suspect is a butchery area. The animal bones and artefacts they've unearthed provide an intriguing glimpse on an ancient diet. Uncovering fire scoops at Coralie Bayby Louise FureyFri, 13 Feb 2015After a day off mid-excavation, everyone was refreshed and ready to continue. At site EA64, to the south of the stream in Coralie Bay, we continue to expand the excavation area and dig down through the layers. What's under the grass at Coralie Bay?by Louise FureySun, 1 Feb 2015The 2015 fieldwork season has kicked off on Ahuahu Great Mercury Island. This time the research team is back to excavate an eroding site in Coralie Bay on the eastern side of a tombolo. Auckland Museum archaeologist Louise Furey talks about the team's aims for this season's research. Excavation underway at Coralie Bayby Louise FureySun, 8 Feb 2015The archaeological project on Ahuahu Great Mercury Island is underway. Louise Furey posts from the island as the team plan the best strategy for excavation and where to gain maximum information about the site.