Dr. Edward Otter

Zooarchaeology

With a name like Dr. Otter, it’s no wonder that this Zooarchaeologist loves fish bones. Edward likes all animal bones, but fish are his favorite. Archaeologists rely on scientists like him to identify the animal bones on a site, which can reveal important clues about the people who lived there.

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