Just a pile of stones near the shore? Or an ancient Maya dock? This feature, located in the “East Harbor” shoreline of Vista Alegre was first noted by the team in 2005 and may be remnants of a docking area that once accommodated Maya sea-going canoes in and out of Vista Alegre.

Just a pile of stones near the shore? Or an ancient Maya dock? This feature, located in the “East Harbor” shoreline of Vista Alegre was first noted by the team in 2005 and may be remnants of a docking area that once accommodated Maya sea-going canoes in and out of Vista Alegre. Image courtesy of Proyecto Costa Escondida Maritime Maya 2011 Expedition, NOAA-OER.

 

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