New rural settlements were identified during the archaeological researches in the Tarsus district of Mersin. New rural settlements were identified during the archaeological researches in the Tarsus district of Mersin.Mersin University Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Archeology Lecturer Assoc. Dr. The team headed by Deniz Kaplan worked on the land of the district on 7-29 June. New rural settlements were identified in the researches with the participation of faculty members and students from the departments of archeology and art history. The teams also examined the nomadic roads. The cultural assets of Tarsus were unearthed.
The publication titled “Tarsus Studies” has been prepared within the scope of the targeted studies. In a written statement, Fuat Togo, Deputy Chairman of Tarsus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, who supported the project, stated that they were happy to take part in the archaeological study and that they aimed to contribute to the history and tourism of the district. .