Prehistoric fish trap, petroglyphs found on Kodiak Island - Kodiak Daily Mirror: Local News

Prehistoric fish trap, petroglyphs found on Kodiak Island

Posted: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 9:00 am

A stone fish trap dating to prehistoric times was located recently on northern Kodiak Island

Archaeologists from the Alutiiq Museum made the discovery during a survey of Afognak Native Corporation land. However, the fish trap falls below the mean high tide line and is therefore on state land. 

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