The term "Desert Kites" is used in Near Eastern archaeology when addressing large game drives found solely in arid environments. There are several types of such features (Bar-Oz and Nadel 2013; Betts and Yagodin 2000; Echallier and Braemer 1995; Helms and Betts 1987; Van Berg et al. 2004), and the ones addressed here are large triangular-shaped constructions, each built of two long converging stone walls (arms) with a more-or-less circular enclosure at the apex (commonly termed the "head"). The arms may extend for hundreds of meters; they are constructed of local stones and vary in thickness and height.
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