Wildfires present both threats and opportunities to archaeological research.
Large wildfires in recent decades threatened to destroy important archaeological sites in Mesa Verde National Park, but they also revealed previously undiscovered treasures.
Credits: The music and sound effects in this episode are licensed under Creative Commons. Music by Ketsa, Gable, Sergey Cheremisinov. Wildfire sound by Dynamicell; wind sound by Equality_X12; car sounds by InspectorJ, dobroide; breaking news sound by mansardian; sparkle sound by Sought After Sounds.