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Student Ashley Knoll near the entrance to a looters cave with archeologists Dr. Brandon Lewis from Santa Monica College in Santa Monica Calif., during an orientation walk through at the La Milpa Mayan Archeological site in the Orange Walk District of Belize , June 19, 2010 . In the 1980's the area was heavily looted and Lewis described those looters as being really good at their job. They knew exactly what they were looking for and how to get at it. Unfortunateley they were little more than treasure hunters and their methods wreck the structures, ruining the scientific context...Gerard Burkhart Photo.818-207-0273