Middens!

A midden is an anthropological term meaning refuse pile or heap.  Often a midden can also be referred to as a kitchen midden when the refuse is food related.  The midden, much like a compost pile, is often nearby but separated from the general living area of a group of people

Sources:

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midden

http://www.andaman.org/BOOK/chapter24/text24.htm

Image Link:

http://www.cap.nsw.edu.au/bb_site_intro/specialplaces/special_places_st1/middens.htm

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