The World’s First Mammoth Traps are Found in Mexico

November 8, 2019 - General
The mammoth traps were found in Tultepec, Mexico. Source: Edith Camacho, INAH

Anthropologists from Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History said in a statement on Wednesday that a pair of hunting pits, essentially mammoth traps, were discovered during excavations on land that had been earmarked for a new garbage dump in the neighborhood of Tultepec, just north of Mexico City.

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