☀vast majority megafauna goes extinct
☀extinction affects humans who relied on large mammals for prey
☀humans now needed to exploit other resources
☀Archaeological evidence indicates that humans adapted by pursuing smaller game such as birds, small deer, antelope, and rabbits.
☀New subsistence strategies included exploiting wild plants and seeds.
- ☀archaeological evidence shows prevalence for sedentism, (living in the same locale for extended periods of time) seasonal
- residency, and co-habitation by various groups.
☀These changes are accompanied by new technology such as ceramic vessels.
☀in here somewhere after the last glacial maximum and in the wake of the younger dryas humans come to the new world coming either from the bering land bridge, along the coast, or across the sea