Mesolithic Period

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Fanad
... which greeted the earliest settlers who ventured along the coastline in the late Mesolithic Period, possibly about 5,000 BC ... of human occupation of coastal areas of Inishowen at Dunaff and west of Horn Head during this period and it is reasonable to assume that Fanad also saw some transient occupation at this time ... than to natural forces, reflecting the shift from visits by Mesolithic hunters, fishers and gatherers to the introduction of primitive farming during the Neolithic period from 4,000 BC onwards ...
Pre-Columbian History Of Costa Rica - Ancient History - Mesolithic Period
... It is thought that human groups remained small, about 30 to 100 members, organized in nomadic or semi-nomadic bands devoted to hunting and gathering ... However, the knowledge of the local environment allowed them to plan their travels though different areas based on the periodic ripening of certain fruits and the growth of familiar plants (that would later form the basis of agriculture) as well as the availability of other resources ...
Early History - Prehistoric and Roman Rhondda: 8,000 BC—410 AD - Mesolithic Period
... the site, recorded as possibly being of 'Creswellian' type or at least from the early Mesolithic period, places human activity on the plateau above the ... Many other Mesolithic items have been discovered in the Rhondda, predominantly in the upper areas around Blaenrhondda, Blaencwm and Maerdy, mainly stone age items relating to hunting, fishing and foraging ... Though no definite Mesolithic settlements have been located in the area, the concentration of finds at the Craig y Llyn escarpment suggests the presence of a ...
History Of West Yorkshire - Prehistory
... This refers to the period up to the arrival of the Romans, c.71 AD in this area ... During the early part of this period there was a land connection between what is now Germany and eastern England, making it possible for groups of hunters to wander into the area ... Malham in the northern Pennines, may have been used as a hunting lookout during the Mesolithic period ...

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