Tag Archives: destruction of heritage

The destruction of archaeological sites

Right after development and artefact robbing, one of the main threats to archaeological sites is dirt bikes, or off-road motor cycles. Particularly archaeological sites in reserves are often at risk from dirt bike riders, if there are no expensive enforcement … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Leisure and the destruction of heritage

My last post noted the destruction of archaeological sites by treasure hunting. But there are other ways, such as leisure activities. In recent years two wheeled leisure activities have gained popularity in Israel: cycling and motor-cross. There are far more … Continue reading

Posted in Archaeology, destruction, Heritage | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment